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Review of the Child Protection Act 1999
The Queensland Government is building a new child protection and family support system to deliver efficient, effective and sustainable support to children, families and communities. A public consultation is being undertaken to review the Child Protection Act 1999 to ensure that the new support system is underpinned by a contemporary legislative framework.
Free parenting program for all Queensland mums and dads
Learn new skills to raise happy, healthy children and help your family thrive. The Triple P Positive Parenting Program is now free for all Queensland parents and carers of children up to 16 years.
National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and Their Children
This plan explains the important work being done by all Australian governments, community organisations and individuals to reduce violence against women and their children.
Child Protection Week 2015
Queensland will celebrate Child Protection Week from 6 to 12 September. Events being held across the state will raise awareness of child protection issues and acknowledge Queenslanders who make a significant contribution to preventing child harm and neglect.
Responding to domestic and family violence in Queensland
The Queensland Government’s response to the Not Now, Not Ever: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland report and the draft Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Strategy are now available. Have your say on the draft strategy.
Be a part of creating Stronger Families
The Queensland Government is seeking feedback on a draft engagement strategy for implementing the Stronger Families reform program. Have your say on the draft strategy by 13 November.
New funding for Queensland groups
Apply now for a Gambling Community Benefit Fund grant to help your sporting club or community group. Applications close 31 August.
Child protection mandatory reporting laws review
The Queensland Law Reform Commission has released a discussion paper seeking submissions on its review of child protection mandatory reporting requirements for the early childhood education and care sector. Submissions close on 30 September.
Family and Child Connect services open to vulnerable families
Another six Family and Child Connect services have opened their doors across Queensland.
Get on board
We have set 2 targets for women on boards, including 50% female representation on Queensland Government boards by 2020. Find out how to join.
Self Recovery App
Access to vital information about Queensland disasters and emergencies is now available through the Self Recovery App.
Could you be a foster carer?
Find how to become a foster or kinship carer and how potential carers are screened and assessed.
31 Aug — 6 Sep