During 2015 - 16, 162,175 (30.2 per 1,000) Australian children received child protection services (investigation, care and protection order and/or were in out-of-home care), and children from...
Examines why a policy and practice disconnect exists when it comes to the safety and well-being of Aboriginal children.
This report reveals the results on the state of child protection in Australia for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children.
The Commission for Children and Young People has released a consultation paper and is calling for submissions for the Permanency Amendments Inquiry.
Bridget Brennan writes that Indigenous leaders in Victoria are calling for a new approach to stop so many Aboriginal children being removed from their families.
Are Indigenous children ten times more likely to be living out of home than their non-Indigenous counterparts? ABC Fact Check investigates.
This paper describes challenges for services seeking to engage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families who are subject to child protection measures.
Outlines the different methods by which an expert panel will provide advice and support to the families and children's sector, activities undertaken in the first year of the project and future...
Available national statistics and research are used to briefly outline what is known about child abuse in Indigenous communities and its causes.