The Commissioner for Children and Young People WA is hosting two seminars to support the implementation of child safe principles and practices.
Child abuse and neglect
This report provides an overview of the support provided by the Kids Helpline and the reasons why children and young people sought assistance in 2016.
This QFCC report examines Queensland child death review mechanisms and recommends ways that child services can better protect vulnerable children.
This article from the NSPCC (UK) discusses the theory of latent vulnerability and how a new clinical tool could help children’s mental health.
An overview of what is known about the prevalence of different forms of child abuse and neglect in Australia
This AIHW report finds that the number of children receiving child protection services continues to rise.
Outlines recent research literature and discusses the use and effects of corporal punishment on children
This Royal Commission report analyses data collected on the extent of claims of child sexual abuse made against Catholic Church personnel.
This Royal Commission report provides an overview of key conceptual issues in the definition and understanding of grooming.
The annual Report on Government Services provides information on the equity, effectiveness and efficiency of government services in Australia.