How can child welfare and youth-serving organisations keep children safe?

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Higgins, Daryl J., Kaufman, Keith and Erooga, Marcus. (2016) How can child welfare and youth-serving organisations keep children safe? Developing Practice.
AuthorsHiggins, Daryl J., Kaufman, Keith and Erooga, Marcus
Abstract

Under the National Framework for Protecting Australia's Children 2009- 2020, the Third Action Plan1 one of its three underpinning strategies is focused on assisting organisations to respond better to children and young people to keep them safe. The aim of the strategy is very practical: to 'develop tools and resources to help Services to move from a "reporting" culture to a "responding" culture to improve child safety and wellbeing', as well as to 'address barriers to information sharing to allow easier information exchange within and across jurisdictions for government and non-government agencies where there are concerns about child wellbeing'.

Year2016
JournalDeveloping Practice
PublisherAssociation of Childrens Welfare Agencies, Inc.
ISSN1445-6818
Web address (URL)https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=299113531833481;res=IELAPA
Page range48 - 64
Research GroupInstitute of Child Protection Studies
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