Child Family Community Australia

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) is an information exchange for practitioners, policy makers, service providers and researchers working with children, families and communities. CFCA is funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Social Services.

Recent publications

Caring for our frontline child protection workforce
CFCA Paper— Dec 2016

This paper offers guidance to the management of child protection and related services by drawing on occupational health literature

Children's attachment needs in the context of out-of-home care
CFCA Practitioner Resource— Nov 2016

An overview of what we know, and what needs to be better understood, about children’s attachment needs in the context of out-of-home care

Children's commissioners and guardians
CFCA Resource Sheet— Nov 2016

Outlines the role and duties of children's commissioners, and how they differ between Australian states and territories


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