Publication Date

2011

Abstract

Child protection systems in Australia are undergoing a major shift in the way in which services are delivered to vulnerable children and families. This is in response to increasing numbers of children coming to the attention of statutory authorities and their resultant admission to the out-of-home care system (Humphreys et al., 2010). The policy and service changes, which include changes to the ways in which families are supported, revolve around three major elements.

School/Institute

Institute of Child Protection Studies

Document Type

Open Access Journal Article

Access Rights

Open Access

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