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Royal Commission - 2018 NSW Progress Report
Last published on 10 Dec 2018 in News
The first NSW Government Report on progress in response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, was released on 10 December 2018.
New legislation strengthens child sexual abuse laws
Last published on 06 Dec 2018 in News
Two new reforms are strengthening child sexual abuse laws.
Sector Development Program Review: Online survey is live
Last published on 03 Dec 2018 in News
The Sector Development Program review online survey is now live. Please take 5 minutes to complete the online survey to have your say. The survey will close on 11 December 2018. Read more about the [...]
Acknowledging the NSW Domestic Violence Line on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – 25 November
Last published on 19 Nov 2018 in News
This news item acknowledges the work of the NSW DV helpline and aligns with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – 25 November
Protecting our kids
Last published on 29 Oct 2018 in News / Archive
Casework practice tools and services for protecting children and young people and helping families stay together wherever possible.
Review of the Sector Development Program 2018–2020
Last published on 26 Oct 2018 in News / Archive
Phase 1 statewide consultations for the review takes place in November 2018 through face-to-face forums, focus groups, interviews and a survey.
What the apology means for the child protection system today - a view from the inside
Last published on 26 Oct 2018 in News
In the wake of the national apology to survivors of institutional child sexual abuse, read the reflections of FACS Senior Practitioner Kate Alexander on what it means for contemporary child protection practice
Shaping A Better Child Protection System - Report on the outcomes of consultations released
Last published on 24 Oct 2018 in News / Archive
The NSW Government has introduced a landmark child protection Bill into parliament this week to streamline court processes for guardianship and open adoption to ensure a permanent home for every child within two years.
JIRT partnership a "highly sophisticated model" 20 years on
Last published on 11 Oct 2018 in News / Archive
We are pleased to jointly acknowledge the release of the report 'NSW Ombudsman inquiry into the operation of the JIRT Program: The JIRT Partnership – 20 years on' which the NSW Ombudsman tabled in Parliament [...]
Carers NSW Biennial Conference
Last published on 31 Aug 2018 in News / Archive
Registrations for the Carers NSW Biennial Conference are now open. The conference and the NSW Carers Awards Presentation will be held at the Novotel Sydney Olympic Park from Thursday 11 to Friday 12 October 2018.