This paper offers guidance to the management of child protection and related services by drawing on occupational health literature
CFCA produces a range of publications. These include CFCA Papers, which offer an objective exploration of how research applies to policy and practice, and are written by or in collaboration with expert researchers and service providers. CFCA Resource Sheets and Practitioner Resources are shorter papers that focus on a specific issue in depth.
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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
Outlines the role and duties of children's commissioners, and how they differ between Australian states and territories
A snapshot of child protection activity in Australia during 2014-15
An overview of out-of-home care statistics in Australia
Examines Australian and international research to identify key areas of support that may help young people successfully transition from care
A snapshot of the rates of involvement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in child protection and out-of-home care during 2013-14
An overview of the economic costs of child abuse and neglect to the departments responsible for child protection services in Australia
Stronger communities, safer children: Findings from recent Australian research on the importance of community in keeping children safe
Findings from a number of research reports relevant to the theme of National Child Protection Week 2016: “Stronger Communities, Safer Children”.
Outlines ways in which practitioners can support healing and recovery in families affected by parental mental illness