Search
Close this search box.

Ombudsman’s report on Loddon Mallee child protection leads media update

Today’s media update focuses exclusively on the Ombudsman’s report on child protection in the Loddon Mallee region that was tabled in the Victorian Parliament on Tuesday 25 October.

The Ombudsman found "a practice has developed where the drive to meet numerical targets has overshadowed the interest of children despite evidence that they may be at risk".

Centre CEO Dr Lynette Buoy and Professor Cathy Humphreys were interviewed about the Ombudsman’s findings for Wednesday’s edition of ABC Radio National AM (see link below).

Your comments are most welcome and can be made here using our comment form (anonymously, if you wish). All comments are moderated before they appear.
 

To catch up on the Centre’s media updates you can browse the site anytime, bookmark the media updates page, subscribe by email, or subscribe to our media updates RSS news feed (what’s that?) in your newsreader. Please feel free to publicise this service to your colleagues.

If you become aware of a media issue you think calls for a response by the Centre, please use our contact form, including "media issue" in the subject line.

Share This Post

Recent posts

Research Review - monthly updates on the latest research on children, young people and families in Australia
News

Research Review  – May 2024

The Research Review delivers the latest research relevant to the child and family services sector direct to your inbox.   Sign up here. May was a bumper month for research! Social

0

Your Cart