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Feedback sought on Child Wellbeing and Safety Information Sharing reforms

NDS is seeking member feedback on Victoria's proposed legislative model for Child Wellbeing and Safety Information Sharing reforms.
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Feedback sought on Child Wellbeing and Safety Information Sharing reforms

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14/09/2017

I need to know this because:
  • You can submit your feedback on the proposed legislative model for Child Wellbeing and Safety Information Sharing reforms.
  • The proposed approach appears to be a positive step in promoting the safety and wellbeing of children.
  • NDS will hold a consultation meeting on disability services and the Child Safe Standards.
  • A Child Safe Organisations Forum is also taking place.

NDS is seeking member feedback on Victoria's proposed legislative model for Child Wellbeing and Safety Information Sharing reforms.

This initiative responds to previous inquiries and reviews that have recommended reform to Victoria's information sharing laws in order to:

The reforms will also complement the new Family Violence Protection Amendment (Information Sharing) Act 2017 by enabling better service collaboration, risk identification, and earlier intervention for children in circumstances beyond a family violence context.

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