Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System Statement – Interim report For too long, Victorians have struggled to access the support they need from a mental health system overwhelmed by demand and driven by crisis. On 28 November 2019, the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System delivered its interim report with nine recommendations responding

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Acting on their words

Acting on their words

Statement by the Centre for Excellence in Child & Family Welfare Today the Commission for Children and Young People released the In Our Own Words report, which details the significant challenges for out-of-home care based on the experiences of more than 200 children and young people of foster, kinship and residential care in Victoria, including

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Children Lost and Families Suffering

Children Lost and Families Suffering

The Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare statement on the Victorian Commission for Children and Young People’s report, ‘Lost, not forgotten.’ We mourn the loss of 35 Victorian children and young people, six of which were Aboriginal, who died by suicide in the last 12 years. Children who had experienced sexual abuse, witnessed

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