Child Safety in Church Organisations: What’s Changing in 2023?

Published on March 6, 2023

Organisations found in breach of child safety standards could face extra site inspections and stiffer…

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New Child Safe Standards to be Implemented in Victoria from July 2022

Published on June 6, 2022

The Victorian government has developed 11 new standards for organisational child safety. Find out what’s…

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Child Safety: Empowering Children Through Body Safety Awareness

Published on February 18, 2021

Children have a right to their own bodies and to feel safe around adults. Find…

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5 Important Child Safety Questions to Ask About Your Church

Published on November 25, 2020

How safe is your organisation for children? Read five questions by ChildSafe you should ask…

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Prevention of Child Abuse in Your Faith Community

Published on October 28, 2019

One of the main findings of the five-year Royal Commission was that many institutions were…

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How Victoria’s ‘Betrayal of Trust’ Report Led to New Child Safety Laws

Published on March 14, 2019

In 2013, the Victorian Parliament’s Family and Community Development Committee delivered its ‘Betrayal of Trust’…

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Victoria’s Reportable Conduct Scheme: Are You Aware of Your Obligations?

Published on March 14, 2019

Victoria’s Reportable Conduct Scheme is now fully implemented, and organisations that provide care or services…

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How Will the National Redress Scheme Play Out?

Published on February 7, 2019

In December 2017 the Royal Commission into Child Abuse in Institutions handed down its findings and made…

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Royal Commission Hands Down its Findings

Published on February 2, 2018

After five years of deliberations, the Royal Commission has finally wrapped up and provided over…

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Overview of the Changes to Working-With-Children Checks

Published on August 19, 2017

As a result of the Royal Commission into child sex abuse in institutions, five amendments…

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