Best interest of the child

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Our children have the right to be heard, to be nurtured and safe.

Children have the right to the best life opportunities including access to education, healthcare and the chance to develop social and emotional wellbeing.

Aboriginal children have the right to their Aboriginal identity.

Wherever possible we believe that families offer the best environment for raising children.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices or names of deceased persons in photographs, film, audio recordings or printed material. To listen to our Acknowledgement of Country, click here.