Residential care under fire

March 12, 2009 at 7:46 am | Posted in Articles, Media | Leave a comment
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The Age has run a front-page article today detailing some of the pitfalls of the teenage residential care system. Along with other media and professionals, The Age is increasing pressure on the State Government to resolve some of the ongoing issues with the system as part of the current Out of Home Care review in Victoria. You can read the full article here .

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State care ‘failing children’

February 5, 2009 at 9:02 am | Posted in Articles, Media | Leave a comment
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The Age has run a large article which tells of some of the downsides of residential care for children and young people, particularly those with an intellectual disability.

Bernie Geary, the Victorian Child Safety Commissioner, is quote throughout the article, as are a number of leading Victorian practitioners from the not-for-profit sector. You can read the full article here .

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