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Do you wish policy-influencers heard your young person’s voice?

27 June 2022

The Commissioner for Children & Young People invites your young person to a 1-hour group chat about ways to improve our child protection system. The Commissioner is keen to hear what workers can do differently when supporting young people. Their voice will inform and improve child protection practices that affect them, and the Commissioner will…

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Reconciliation Week 2022

27 May 2022

CF&KC-SA proudly supports and acknowledges National Reconciliation Week from 27 May to 3 June. A time to learn about shared histories, cultures and how together we can take action toward achieving reconciliation in Australia Click here to see a list of community events in South Australia To find out more visit Reconciliation SA and Reconciliation Australia…

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CF&KC-SA Organisational Submission to the Independent Inquiry into Foster & Kinship Care

10 May 2022

We are pleased to share the CF&KC-SA organisational submission to the Independent Inquiry into Foster and Kinship Care. A copy was sent to Dr Arney yesterday afternoon (Tuesday 9 May 2022). We are incredibly proud of this robust, assertive 55 page document addressing the challenges, best practices and areas for change in line with the legislated…

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Statement regarding Foster & Kinship Care Inquiry

03 May 2022

Sharing a statement from The Hon. Katrine Hildyard MP regarding the Inquiry into Foster & Kinship Care STATEMENT REGARDING FOSTER AND KINSHIP CARE INQUIRY I am committed to ensuring the voices of carers are heard and that the role you play is valued. I acknowledge that there have been concerns expressed about the Inquiry into…

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Research intern project: Keeping Aboriginal Children Connected to Culture

21 March 2022

Research intern project: Keeping Aboriginal Children Connected to Culture Anita Chaplin – CF&KC-SA Anita recently completed her research internship at CF&KC-SA. We are pleased to present her report which looks into the past, present and future around the Child Protection system, and looks into the Stolen Generation and how to prevent it from happening again…

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