The Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare welcomes the Andrews Government’s commitment to address the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in care.
CEO Deb Tsorbaris said that connection to family, community and culture was crucial to the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal children and young people.
CONNECTION TO CULTURE VITAL FOR INDIGENOUS CARE LEAVERS
19 May 2016
Cultural support and connectedness is a crucial factor in the successful transition of young Indigenous people leaving care, a new research report has found.