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National Principles for Child Safe Organisations

The National Principles provide a nationally consistent approach to embedding child safe cultures within organisations that engage with children and help to give effect to the Royal Commission intoInstitutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse recommendations related to child safe standards.The ten National Principles have been endorsed by all Commonwealth, state and territory governments and are …

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The National Office for Child Safety

The National Office for Child Safety leads the development and implementation of national priorities recommended by the Roya Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. This includes the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations, Australian Government child safe policies, a National Strategy to Prevent Child Sexual abuse and improvements to information to improve childsafety.Key …

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The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse (the Royal Commission) was formally established in January 2013. It inquired into how institutions with a responsibility for children, including the Uniting Church in Australia, responded to incidents and reports of child sexual abuse.The Royal Commission heard from survivors and victims of institutional sexual abuse, …

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