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Keeping children safe launch

THE VicTas synod launched its Keeping Children Safe policy recently in Melbourne. More than 50 people attended the launch, including Georgie Crozier, member for South Metropolitan region and chair of the Victorian Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religious and Other … Continue reading

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New national foundation to prevent violence against women

A new national foundation has been created to engage and raise awareness in the community on the prevention of violence against women and their children. Federal Minister for the Status of Women Julie Collins and Victorian Minister for Community Services … Continue reading

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Inside exhibition coming to Melbourne in 2013

 Inside: Life in Children’s Homes and Institutions shares the experiences of some of the half a million children who spent time in institutional care in Australia in the 20th century. Inside was on show at the National Museum in Canberra from 16 November 2011 until … Continue reading

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Forgotten Australians oral history

This booklet introduces the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants Oral History collection held at the National Library of Australia. More than 200 people told their life stories in interviews recorded by specially trained historians. The quotations in the booklet … Continue reading

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Choose with Care: Creating Child Safe Organisations workshop

  This workshop is an innovative prevention program that works to minimise the risk of child abuse.  It’s designed for Managers, Recruitment, HR staff and anyone who works with children. Enrollment: before 7 March Location: Medway Golf Course 57 Omar … Continue reading

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