Australian Centre for Child Protection

  • Prof Fiona Arney

    World first study uncovers alarming information about child protection

    Prof Fiona Arney tells ABC news we are facing an epidemic of child abuse and neglect

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  • Assoc Prof Tim Moore

    Tim Moore's keynote for NAPCAN 2018

    Assoc Prof Tim Moore gave the key note address in South Australia for National Child Protection Week.

    'Don't wait til it's too late'

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  • New ACCP leadership team

    New ACCP Leadership Team

    Associate Professor Tim Moore has joined The Australian Centre for Child Protection,  Australia's premier Research Centre for the prevention of child abuse and neglect.

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    Australian Children's Commssioners and Guardians Report 2018

    Assessing the Quality and Comprehensiveness of Child Protection Practice Frameworks

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  • Presenters at EIRD Research Forum

    EIRD Research Forum

    Transformational new research findings for child abuse prevention were released  at the recent  EIRD Research Forum

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    Harmful sexual behaviours report

    New research from the ACCP has investigated the services responses to harmful sexual behaviours in Australia, as well as emerging evidence in this area internationally.

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  • EIRD Case File Review Policy Brief 1

    Early Intervention Research Directorate Policy Brief #1

    Identifying early intervention and prevention pathways for child protection concerns raised in pregnancy

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    Study with us

    We deliver strong career pathways for graduates and Honours students, offering unique and relevant opportunities for those seeking careers related to child protection policy and practice.

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Driving innovation in child protection policy and practice

The Australian Centre for Child Protection is dedicated to research that focuses on practical tools and techniques that benefit front-line staff in child and family protective services so that they can truly help children and families.

Analysis & Policy Observatory

ACCP is collaborating with Analysis & Policy Observatory (APO) to make Child Protection Research more accessible to thousands of readers in government, NGOs, industry, education and the media.

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Areas of study and research

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