An overview of conceptual definitions of abusive and neglectful behaviours, and legislative definitions of "a child in need of protection"
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Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory
A snapshot of the rates of involvement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in child protection and out-of-home care during 2016–2017
An overview of out-of-home care statistics in Australia
This paper outlines recent reforms to Australian child protection systems.
Examines Australian and international research to identify key areas of support that may help young people successfully transition from care