Child protection Australia


Contains detailed data and commentary on the characteristics of children in the child protection system, specifically age, sex and Indigenous Status. For child protection substantiations, data on family type, socio-economic status and relationship of the person believed responsible and source of notification are also included; for children on care and protection orders data are available on types of orders and living arrangements; and for children in out-of-home care data are available on types of placements and length of time in out-of-home care. Data also provided on carer arrangements and intensive family support services.