Child Family Community Australia

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) is AIFS’ information hub for evidence, resources and support for professionals working in the child, family and community welfare sector.

Recent publications

Reporting abuse and neglect
CFCA Resource Sheet— Oct 2018

Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory

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CFCA Paper— Sep 2018

This paper provides an update on developments in therapeutic residential care and touches on issues that should form the focus of future research.

The economic costs of child abuse and neglect
CFCA Resource Sheet— Sep 2018

An overview of the economic costs of child abuse and neglect to the departments responsible for child protection services in Australia

Grandparents spending time with granddaughter in park in Hong Kong.
CFCA Resource Sheet— Sep 2018

An overview of out-of-home care statistics in Australia

Our next event

Webinar
12 December 2018 13:00 to 14:00

This webinar will discuss practices that can contribute to practitioners creating genuine partnerships with children and their families.

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