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

Children in care
CFCA Resource Sheet— Jun 2015

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

What works in effective Indigenous community-managed programs and organisations
CFCA Paper— May 2015

A review of the literature on Indigenous community-managed programs and organisations, with a focus on what works in these initiatives

Children's commissioners and guardians
CFCA Resource Sheet— May 2015

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

Our next event

Webinar— 9 Jul 2015

This webinar will describe notable developments and initiatives taking place internationally in the area of child legal representation.

Representing children in legal processes

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