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Media Release 21 October 2014 - We can and must do better for our vulnerable children

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SNAICC Deputy Chairperson Geraldine Atkinson has told a Canberra forum celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child that Australia had a legal and moral responsibility to protect the rights of its most vulnerable children.

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21 Oct 2014

Study a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education in 2015!

Community Announcements

The Institute of Koorie Education at Deakin University is now accepting applications for the Bachelor of Early Childhood Education in 2015.

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21 Oct 2014

Knowledge Circle Webinar - Promoting Indigenous child health and wellbeing

Community Announcements

Knowledge Circle is holding a webinar on strategies that are effective in promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child health and wellbeing on Wednesday 5 November.

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20 Oct 2014

ACFCs making an impact, despite the hurdles

SNAICC News

The 38 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child and Family Centres (ACFCs) across Australia are continuing negotiations with their respective state-territory governments to secure funding.

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20 Oct 2014

Findings from the National Quality Framework Review Consultation Process now available

SNAICC News

A summary of the findings from the 2014 National Quality Framework Review Consultation Process has been published, and is now available for download on the Woolcott Research and Engagement website.

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20 Oct 2014

Family Matters South Australian forum

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Family Matters, Kids safe in culture, not in care hosted its third public forum in Adelaide on Wednesday 27 August and a community meeting in Port Augusta on Friday 29 August 2014.

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13 Oct 2014

Coolabaroo: a welcoming place for children and families

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With Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community-controlled early years services engaged in a continuing campaign to adequate funding, this article takes a look the work of Coolabaroo Neighbourhood Centre in Perth.

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13 Oct 2014

A new resource for early childhood educators

SNAICC News

The Assistant Minister for Education, Sussan Ley, has released Connections, a professional resource for early childhood educators to support young’s children’s mental health and wellbeing, based on current evidence and supportive practices.

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13 Oct 2014

Optus Community Grants

Community Announcements

Optus Community Grants aim to help vulnerable young people across Australia. Applications for Optus Community Grants for 2014 are now open.

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13 Oct 2014

Child protection figures continue to reveal a worrying picture

SNAICC News

The latest report from AIHW on child protection in Australia reveals that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children accounted for 70 per cent of the increase in the overall number of children in out-of-home care in the 12 months to June 2013.

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13 Oct 2014