Report

Child protection Australia 2008-09

Publisher
Children Human rights Youth Child protection Australia
Description

This report contains comprehensive information relating to state and territory child protection and support services, and the characteristics of Australian children within the child protection system.

During 2008-09 across Australia, over 200,000 children were the subject of one or more child protection notifications; almost 33,000 children were the subject of one or more substantiations; over 35,000 children were on care and protection orders; and around 34,000 children were living in out-of-home care. This report contains comprehensive information relating to state and territory child protection and support services, and the characteristics of Australian children within the child protection system.

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