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National Families Week 2015

National Families Week 2015 will be held from Friday 15 May to Thursday 21 May 2015.

The aim of National Families Week 2015 is to celebrate the vital role that families play in Australian society. The 2015 theme is ‘Stronger Families, Stronger Communities’.


Nominations for the 2015 Play Your Part Awards are now open!

The Play Your Part Awards seek to recognise individuals, communities and organisations from each State and Territory that have played their part to prevent child abuse and neglect through promoting the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in Australia.

Nominate today!


Youth For Change Conference 2015

The overall purpose of Youth for Change: creating a better future, is to provide an international forum for young people with a care experience to learn and grow, build self-confidence, and to connect with their peers and those working within the system.

The Youth for Change conference will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from the 2nd – 4th October 2015 and is open to all children and young people in care in Australia.