The Family Matters 2017 report examines the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care.
The report has been published by the Family Matters campaign, led by SNAICC - National Voice for our Children.
The report examines progress made towards implementing evidence-informed solutions that aim to eliminate the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care.
- the over-representation of Indigenous children within child protection systems
- the causes of over-representation in out-of-home care
- the extend to which governments work in partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to overcome the causes and consequences of over-representation.
The report can be downloaded from the Family Matters website