Explores the issues involved in applying a public health approach together with a human rights perspective to healing and protecting infants.
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Child abuse prevention: what works? The effectiveness of home visiting programs for preventing child maltreatment
Produced by the former National Child Protection Clearinghouse
This paper provides a review of legislation and services delivered to Indigenous communities in Canada, the United States and New Zealand.
Examines the role of the media in publicising child abuse and protection, and its contribution to public and political discourse about the topic.
Review of theoretical constructs relating to child abuse prevention, health promotion strategies and the development of healthy communities.
Examines the relationship between children with disabilities and parents with disabilities, and the potential for child maltreatment.
Examines child neglect, the way it is minimised and the place of neglect in the child protection system.