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New South Wales Ombudsman

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OCHRE review report

OCHRE commits the NSW government to ‘work with Aboriginal communities, policy practitioners and service providers to advance the dialogue in NSW about trauma and healing and to begin developing responses informed by evidence of good practice’. This special report to the NSW Parliament comprehensively details...
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Abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults in NSW – the need for action

This report demonstrates the need for a comprehensive safeguarding approach in NSW for vulnerable adults living in the community – including an effective response to the abuse and neglect of both vulnerable adults with disability and older people.
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The JIRT partnership - 20 years on

The NSW Ombudsman has tabled this progress report on the response to the 2017 inquiry into the operation of the Joint Investigation Response Team (JIRT), a tri-agency program delivered by the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS), the NSW Police Force and NSW Health.
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Correcting the record: Investigation into water compliance and enforcement 2007-17

The NSW Ombudsman, Michael Barnes, has tabled this report to correct the public record in relation to the enforcement statistics published in the former Acting Ombudsman’s November 2017 special report to Parliament.
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Investigation into water compliance and enforcement 2007-17

This progress report for the NSW Parliament outlines the status of a current investigation into the enforcement of the principles and rules of effective water management.