This report by the University of NSW explores the life experiences for children growing up in ‘care’ in the twentieth century in Australia.
Statutory child protection
Report - Vulnerable young people: Interactions across homelessness, youth justice and child protection 2011-2015
The AIHW has released a report exploring young people’s interaction with specialist homelessness services and the implications for service delivery.
This paper offers guidance to the management of child protection and related services by drawing on occupational health literature
New reports show a lack of care for the cultural needs of many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in child protection and OOHC.
An overview of what we know, and what needs to be better understood, about children’s attachment needs in the context of out-of-home care
A snapshot of child protection activity in Australia during 2014-15
This webinar discussed attachment theory with special emphasis on its strengths and limitations for informing practice in out-of-home care.
An overview of out-of-home care statistics in Australia
A snapshot of the rates of involvement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in child protection and out-of-home care during 2013-14
An overview of the economic costs of child abuse and neglect to the departments responsible for child protection services in Australia