This video from the Institute of Child Protection Studies presents findings of research that explored the safety of young people in residential care.
Report - No voice, no opinion, nothing: Parent experiences when children are removed and placed in care
This report from the University of Newcastle summarises findings of research on the experiences of parents of children placed into out-of-home care.
Foster and Kinship Carer Week will be held from 24 to 30 April 2017 in Queensland to recognise the work and commitment of foster and kinship carers.
This report considers the range of potential benefits from introducing a program of support that extends the age of leaving care from 18 to 21 years.
Event dates: 3-4 May 2017, Sydney, NSW.
Report - What is known about the placement and outcomes of siblings in foster care?: An international literature review (UK)
This literature review from the Rees Centre (UK) found that, in general, siblings placed together experienced greater stability of placement.
Report - Interim report: Royal Commission into the protection and detention of children in the Northern Territory
This interim report outlines the actions taken, observations made and future directions planned for the Royal Commission.
An overview of what is known about the prevalence of different forms of child abuse and neglect in Australia
The Parliament of New South Wales has released a final report of the NSW child protection inquiry.
This AIHW report finds that the number of children receiving child protection services continues to rise.