Information about who is required by law to report suspected child abuse and neglect to government child protection authorities
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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Information for practitioners and researchers on age of consent legislation in Australia
An exploration of strategies to engage and address issues for family members who are continuing to live with domestic violence.
A snapshot of child protection activity in Australia during 2015-16
An overview of the risk and protective factors for child abuse and neglect in families
Practical guidance for involving children in child-safe organisations, based on what children and young people have said themselves
An overview of what is known about the prevalence of different forms of child abuse and neglect in Australia
Outlines recent research literature and discusses the use and effects of corporal punishment on children
Key considerations for those thinking about evaluating the outcomes or impact of a program for Indigenous families and communities
An overview of community development for service providers and practitioners