Category: News

News, Prevention & Strengthening
Amplifying Support for Children and Young People in Care on World Care Day

World Care Day is not just a day of celebration but a beacon of hope for many children and young people who have experienced life in care. CREATE is amplifying…

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News
OzChild Breathes New Life into Beloved Local Site in Warrnambool

In the heart of Warrnambool, nestled on the corner of Liebig Street and Raglan Parade, stands a testament to the city’s rich history and enduring community spirit. For over a…

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News
New Research: Gender and Sexuality Diverse Australians are at Greater Risk of Child Maltreatment

Prevalence of Diverse Genders and Sexualities in Australia Childhood should be a time of innocence, growth and safety. However, recent findings from the Australian Child Maltreatment Study have shed light…

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First Nations, Indigenous, News
A Call to Reevaluate Australia Day

The 26th of January has long been a day of national pride and celebration, a day where people celebrate “Australia Day”. However, as societal awareness evolves, there is a growing…

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News
The Increasing Financial Strain of Public Education

As Australian parents gear up for the upcoming school year, a recent study has cast a spotlight on the growing financial burden of providing a public school education for their…

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News
Keeping Kids Safe in the Digital Domain

In today’s digital age, where technology seamlessly integrates into our daily lives, the safety of our children and young people online has become a concern. A fortnight ago, the front…

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News, Prevention & Strengthening
Strengthening Our Support of First Nations Children and Young People

One way in which we have been working to strengthen our support of First Nations children and young people in foster care has been the implementation of a First Nations…

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Donation, News
OzChild 2023 Wishing Tree

Your gift purchase helps lighten the load of what is already a financially challenging period for many during this time of economic hardship. Nothing brings more joy to carers and parents than seeing their child happy during Christmas time, your gift purchase is a big part of that!

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Foster Care, News
Making a Difference: A Carer Home Makeover

Long-time carer Annette is the deserving recipient of the latest Carer Makeover

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Event, News
National Children’s Week 2023

Children’s Week is a national celebration of children’s rights, talents and citizenship held on the fourth Wednesday of October in Australia to coincide with Universal Children’s Day. Each year the theme of Children’s Week highlights a particular Children’s Right.

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Foster Care, News
Hearts of Gold: A home makeover for dedicated carers Bob and Barb

A couple who have dedicated their lives to caring for children and young people received a well-deserved home makeover

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News, Prevention & Strengthening
Building a Safer Future for Australian Children: Child Protection Week 2023

Child maltreatment is a pervasive issue that casts a long, dark shadow over the lives of countless young Australians. It’s a problem that transcends social, economic, and cultural boundaries, leaving a lasting impact on victims and society as a whole.

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