Vulnerable Children and Risk in the ACT

Investigators:

Renee Crowe, Karen Coburn, Prof Morag McArthur, Dr Tim Moore, Vicky Saunders, Lorraine Thomson, Dr Gail Winkworth

Funding Source:

ACT Community Services Directorate

Aim:

This project assessed the Office for Children, Youth and Family Support's risk assessment framework, and its usefulness in identifying particularly vulnerable children. This research sought to inform the broader discussion in the ACT about integrated approaches to service delivery.

Outputs:

Crowe, R., Coburn, K., McArthur, M., Moore, T., Saunders, V., Thomson, L., & Winkworth, G. (2006). Vulnerable Children and Risk in the ACT. Canberra: Institute of Child Protection Studies, ACU.