Children and families do best when we listen to what they have to say, and take this into consideration when making decisions that affect them.
More and more adults across Australia are understanding how important (and effective!) it is to incorporate the voices of children into their work.
While we’re not all in a position to consult widely with children, we can all play a part in elevating children and their opinions.
One of the ways we can do this is by valuing the work of Children’s Commissioners and Advocates across Australia.
A lot is already known about what children in Australia need; let’s listen deeply to what they are saying and continue to build on this work…