This strategy document provides the framework to improve the lives of children and young Territorians from 0-24 years of age. The integration of services, such as housing, education, youth justice and child protection, are all addressed in the plan.
One year on from the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory’s final report and six months into the reform journey, the Northern Territory government is making progress to improve support and services to families experiencing vulnerability and overhaul...
The commission’s inquiry into the detention and care and protection systems of the Northern Territory has revealed systemic and shocking failures.
This publication outlines children's views of the child protection system, using their own words.
There is a strong perception that the system of detention in the Northern Territory is failing.
It is failing our young people, it is failing those who work in the system and it is also failing the people of the Northern Territory who are...
The harrowing image of a child, partially clad, hooded and shackled to a chair in a prison cell, has provoked public outrage and the prime minister’s resolve that a royal commission “get to the bottom of it.”
This swift commitment to a royal commission...