Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory
Child abuse and neglect
Still unseen and ignored: Tracking community knowledge and attitudes about child abuse and child protection in Australia
This report highlights how many in the community don't understand child abuse or when to respond.
An overview of conceptual definitions of abusive and neglectful behaviours, and legislative definitions of "a child in need of protection"
This short article summarises a review of rates of therapy use among children disclosing sexual abuse, and what might improve engagement with therapy.
This webinar explored how changing the way we talk and think about early childhood can promote child safety, development and wellbeing.
Outlines recent research literature and discusses the use and effects of corporal punishment on children
This webinar explored how practitioners can develop their understanding of complex trauma to effectively support infants and children.
A new inquiry is calling for comments on how law enforcement agencies can better address online child exploitation.
Out of sight: Systemic inquiry into children and young people who are absent or missing from residential care
This inquiry looked into the high number of young people missing from care in Victoria, including their reasons and victimisation.
A guide to the various child safety screening programs in each Australian state and territory