The Victorian Government commissioned an independent review of the Alcohol and Other Drugs Program at North Richmond Community Health.
The Department of Health and Human Services has completed the review of the Victorian Child Safe Standards on behalf of the Victorian Government.
Professor John Lynch and Dr Rhiannon Pilkington from the University of Adelaide discuss recent large-scale data projects in South Australia and Victoria that have informed child protection policy and practice.
A new strategy to support kinship, foster and permanent carers to achieve better outcomes for children and young people in care.
The Client voice framework for community services aims to assist individuals at every level of a community service to critically assess their current practice in relation to seeking, hearing and responding to the client voice.
The Australian Child Maltreatment Study seminar showcased ground breaking research on the prevalence, nature and context of abuse and neglect experienced by children in Australia.
These reports highlight activities showing ongoing modest gains in the reduction of the use of seclusion and physical restraint.
The framework guides policy makers to engage more meaningfully with people who have experienced mental illness and/or emotional issues, and those who care for them.