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September 2021

Queensland Workshop – Creating Child Safe Organisations

Wed September 1 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

Organisations play a key role in keeping children safe and helping them thrive.  Is everyone in your organisation putting the needs of children first?  Are you confident that you are meeting all your state and federal requirements for becoming a child safe organisation?  Are you familiar with the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations and what they mean for you?  Could you do more to engage parents and children in your work?  Do you have child-centred policies and procedures in…

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Screen addicted kids and parents with Dr. Justin Coulson – FREE Webinar

Wed September 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Is your family screen-addicted? COVID Lockdowns have changed the way our families interact with screens. Between homeschooling and working from home, many families are spending a lot more time on their devices than usual. So how can we stop the drama around screens and help our children have a healthy screen-time balance? And what about our own screen behaviours? Join Dr Justin Coulson, one of Australia’s most trusted parenting experts, as he unpacks how families can create a healthy screen-time…

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Thinking Differently about Child Protection – A Fair Go for all Children

Thu September 2 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Create or Find a Venue, Lecture Theatre 2, Level 5 FMC or via live stream
Bedford Park, 5042 Australia
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Free

A special event will be held on Thursday 2 September to launch Child Protection Week at SALHN. Hear from Professor John Lynch, Director of Better Start Institute; Professor Nicola Spurrier, SA Chief Public Health Officer and other key speakers. There will also be an expert panel discussion.

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Fourth Annual Darling Downs and South West Queensland Child Protection Week Dinner

Fri September 3 @ 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Burke Wills Hotel, 554 Ruthven St,
Toowoomba, 4350 Australia
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$60

The Annual Darling Downs and South West Queensland Child Protection Week Dinner celebrates the dedication and commitment of those working within the child protection sector. Growing in significance every year, this year the number of nominations across all sectors grew for the awards.

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Forest Hill Cricket CPW event

Sat September 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Forest Hill Recreation Reserve, 24 Railway St
Forest Hill, 4342
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Hosted by Forest Hill Cricket Club, come and join in for a morning of fun and games.

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Child Protection Week – Queensland Events

Sun September 5 @ 8:00 am - Sat September 11 @ 5:00 pm

Queensland Child Protection Week runs concurrently with National Child Protection Week and offers a wide range of additional activities and events. If you live in Queensland, check out the many Queensland events on the Queensland Child Protection Week website.

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Man With A Pram – Toowoomba

Sun September 5 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Newtown Park, Newtown Park, Pottinger St Newtown
Toowoomba, 4350 Australia
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The inaugural Toowoomba Man With A Pram event is happening on Father's Day, Sunday 5/9/21 at Newtown Park at 930am with free coffee, sausage sizzle and drinks. This free event brings fathers, families and friends together on Father's Day for a walk and community event to combat isolation and bring community together. This year focuses on Perinatal mental health for fathers! We aim to bring forward state and national public dialogue through this event. We hope that the event will…

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Child Protection Week 2021 Webinar

Mon September 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free

The recorded webinar highlights; The importance of addressing factors that predispose children to risk of harm early on before it escalates and the role of Wesley Mission Targeted Early Intervention program in providing support to families to alleviate this risks. Art activities we can practice with our children at home to start up conversation regarding child protection week.

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CQID Bigger Picture Yarning Circles

Mon September 6 @ 9:30 am - Fri September 10 @ 2:30 pm
Free

Central Queensland Indigenous Development will be hosting Yarning Circles during Child Protection Week to coincide with this year's theme of the "Bigger picture" in addressing child abuse and neglect.  Our partners will collaborate with CQID to engage with CQID clients to yarn about keeping children safe and ensuring our families have resources available to them. Yarns will be facilitated by a CQID Staff Member, who will invite clients and other service providers/partners to talk about how they approach keeping children…

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Mid North Coast – Online Child Protection Week Forum

Mon September 6 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Free

The theme for Child Protection Week 2021 is ‘Every child, in every community, needs a fair go. To treat all of Australia’s children fairly, we need to make sure every family and community has what kids need to thrive and be healthy.’ In light of this theme, Blue Sky Community Services, in collaboration with the Child and Family Interagencies across the Mid North Coast district, will be delivering a 1-day forum for service staff across the region. During the forum,…

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Child Protection Week in Playgroup

Mon September 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Create or Find a Venue, 177 Meakin Road
Slacks Creek, 4127
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Free

We are hosting a family fun morning in our playgroup that promotes that children can thrive and be healthy when they have what they need to develop well.   We will provide child friendly play experiences, engage a local Aboriginal artist to create with families, a mural highlighting the Child Protection Week themes and aims. We will provide a healthy morning tea and each child will receive a literacy show bag which will contain information about child development, local support services,…

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National Child Protection Week webinar series

Mon September 6 @ 10:00 am - Fri September 10 @ 4:00 pm

This year’s National Child Protection Week webinar series has been carefully designed to support the theme that ‘Every child, in every community, needs a fair go’. In doing this, NAPCAN has included a range of discussions that highlight some of the ‘big picture’ issues around child protection. These discussions will bring new dimensions to our collective thinking about how we keep children safe and well. This year’s week-long webinar series includes: Offical launch: Every Child, in Every Community, Needs a…

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Official launch: National Child Protection Week

Mon September 6 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

OFFICIAL LAUNCH: Every child, in every community, needs a fair go Join us for the live-streamed official launch of National Child Protection Week 2021 by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd). The launch will be followed by a keynote address by Anne Hollonds, National Children’s Commissioner, who will share her insights on the importance of this year’s National Child Protection Week theme that: To treat all of Australia’s children fairly, we need to make sure every family and…

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Show at Home and Share

Tue September 7 - Sun September 12
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One event on Mon September 27, 2021 at 12:00 am

Online, 73 Elizabeth Way
Elizabeth, AR 5113
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Free

Roll Up, Roll Up… Help us highlight Child Protection week by having the show at home 😊 Due to the uncertainty of COVID-19 Restrictions we are unable to host our royally grand event, we are taking it online!! Create your own show game and test your skills to be one of 50 Children to get an awesome CFC Showbag The family needs to be registered or willing to register with Playford Communities for Children & be a member of our…

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Australia’s Biggest Child Safety Lesson

Tue September 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Australia’s Biggest Child Safety Lesson (ABCSL) is a free livestreamed event that engages children across the country in vital personal safety education. In National Child Protection Week, the Daniel Morcombe Foundation will livestream two brand new video safety lessons to children around the country. Preventing child sexual abuse is everybody’s responsibility. Teaching children that they have the right to be safe, that they are allowed to say no to anything or anyone that makes them uncomfortable, and that there are…

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What does a community need for every child to thrive?

Tue September 7 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

What does a community need for every child to thrive?  Learn about some of the unexpected factors that shape how kids do in life. To treat all of Australia’s children fairly, we need to make sure every family and community has what kids need to thrive and be healthy. Not every child or community has what they need. And not everyone thinks about children’s wellbeing as a responsibility for communities and society, not just families. Our understanding of what children…

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eSafety’s guide to online sexual harassment and image-based abuse

Tue September 7 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Free

This Term 3 webinar will help parents and carers to understand online sexual harassment and image-based abuse, (non-consensual sharing of intimate images). It is designed for parents and carers of young people aged 13-18. It will cover: the difference between online sexual harassment and image-based abuse how to report online sexual harassment to social media companies how to report image-based abuse to eSafety and when to report to police where to get support if you feel upset or worried about something…

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Shifting mindsets: How communication can shape early childhood outcomes

Tue September 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Shifting mindsets: How communication can shape early childhood outcomes Hosted by Child Family Community Australia (CFCA), Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) in partnership with NAPCAN and Telethon Kids Institute. Whether it is written or verbal, communication can impact how we think, feel and relate to others. For child and family welfare professionals, the information we receive about clients can affect how we engage with them directly and how we work with other professionals in supporting child safety and wellbeing.…

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eSafety’s parent guide to popular apps

Tue September 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

eSafety's parent guide to popular apps Learn how to help young people safely use popular apps including TikTok, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube. This webinar is designed for parents and carers of young people aged 8-13. It will cover: an explanation of the popular apps used by young people case studies, research, and targeted advice ways you can support the young people in your life to have safe, enjoyable online experiences. Dates (Australian Eastern Standard Time) Monday 6 September 12.30 to 1.30pm Tuesday 7 September 7.30pm…

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South Australian Child Protection Awards

Wed September 8 @ 6:45 am - 9:00 am
Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace
Adelaide, 5000
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The inaugural South Australian Child Protection Awards celebrate the tireless efforts of child protection partners including health, education, the non-government sector and volunteering. Almost 200 nominations were received across 12 categories. Delivered by the SA Department for Child Protection in partnership with NAPCAN, the awards recognise people who are going above and beyond to make a difference in the lives of the state’s most vulnerable children and young people. The winners will be announced at a breakfast awards ceremony on…

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