QATSICPP Supervision Framework

This supervision framework was developed to promote quality, culturally grounded, professional supervision specific to the unique requirements of child protection services. To sustain, develop and support workers in this demanding context, culturally-grounded, professional supervision is an essential strategy. Supervision is integral to achieving a strong, sustainable and capable sector able to deliver better outcomes for…

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle (ATSICPP): A Guide to Support Implementation

This resource is primarily designed to support a holistic understanding of the five elements of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle (ATSICPP) and promote the processes, strategies and practices required to progress its implementation. It is the third in a series of resources being produced by SNAICC – National Voice for our…

QATSICPP Position for Aboriginal Kinship Care

The purpose of this position statement is to restate the importance of Aboriginal children and young people being raised by family in community and to set out the changes needed in legislation, policy, programs, processes and practice to realise a new approach to Aboriginal Kinship Care in Queensland. QATSICPP Position for Aboriginal Kinship Care

Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Child Protection – “Definitions and Standards”

Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Child Protection definition and standards seek: to achieve consistency within the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Child Protection sector provide a framework to support children, families, communities and organisations to ensure their children are safe in culture and not in care preserve the intent…

Understanding and applying the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle (ATSICPP)

This resource provides a description of the definition of the five core elements of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle (ATSICPP). As a component of the Third Action Plan, States and Territories have committed to “continuing to fully implement the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle” and to the following…

QATSICPP Practice Standards

The practice standards honour the enduring cultures and traditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, drawing on knowledge systems of growing up children and their connections to family, community, country and culture. These connections are central to children’s safety and well being, and the promotion of their development, self esteem, identity and sense of…

QATSICPP Practice Guide

The Practice Guide is a practical resource that all practitioners in the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Child Protection agencies can utilise. Furthermore, the Practice Guide recognises the important roles that families have and ensure the needs of children and families are responded to and become empowered by utilising the QATSICPP Practice…