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Working for a better future and outcomes for our children

The five core elements of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle Poster

The five core elements of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle Poster is now available for download. 

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The five core elements:

PREVENTION:

Protecting children’s rights to grow up in family, community and culture by supporting families to care safely for their children.

PARTNERSHIP:

Ensuring the participation of community representatives in service design, delivery and individual case decisions.

PLACEMENT:

Placing children in out-of-home care in accordance with the established ATSICPP placement hierarchy.

PARTICIPATION:

Ensuring the participation of children, parents and family members in decisions regarding the safety, belonging and wellbeing of their children.

CONNECTION:

Maintaining and supporting connection to family, community, culture and country for children in out-of-home care.

For further information, download the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle Best Practice Implementation Guide

  • Child Protection Environment

    53.7%

    of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children were placed with a kinship or Indigenous carer.
  • Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak

    69,200

    There are 69,200 Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander children / young people in Queensland.