ACT Mandates Reporting Child Sexual Abuse

The Australian Capital Territory has becomes the first jurisdiction to pass laws that when enacted will mandate reporting by all adults of suspected child sexual abuse. …

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Australian Human Rights Commission – COAG endorses National Principles for Child Safe Organisations

The National Children’s Commissioner, Megan Mitchell, welcomes the Prime Minister’s confirmation that the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) has endorsed National Principles for Child Safe …

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Public Sex Offender Registers

There’s been a lot of discussion recently on a public sex offender register and the merits (or otherwise) of such a register. It’s a politically …

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The National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (NAPCAN) working to protect our young children

Biloela is a small town 120km inland from Gladstone in Queensland. The population is a little under 6,000 people but it is a small community …

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