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

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CFCA Paper— Feb 2018

This paper provides a national overview and comparison of cross-agency responses to severe child abuse.

CFCA Resource Sheet— Feb 2018

An overview of developmental evaluation—what it is, why it was established, and what it can be used for.

CFCA Paper— Dec 2017

This paper presents a review of available literature on problem sexual behaviours and sexually abusive behaviours exhibited in young people.

Reporting abuse and neglect
CFCA Resource Sheet— Dec 2017

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

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