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Employers must verify – penalties apply

Employers can now be penalised if they don’t verify that their workers or volunteers who work with kids have a valid Working With Children Check or have applied for one.

5 Feb 2019

Public consultation on NSW child safe standards in 2019

The Office of the Children’s Guardian is exploring the benefits of introducing child safe standards in NSW.

5 Feb 2019

Creative Kids program now open for provider registrations

Following a NSW Government announcement, parents, guardians and carers will soon be able to apply for a voucher for up to $100 per calendar year for each school-enrolled child aged 4.5 to 18 years.

5 Feb 2019

November communique – Australian children’s commissioners and guardians forum

A call for greater support for children and young people living in the most highly vulnerable circumstances was a key element of the communique released by the Australian and New Zealand Children’s Co ...

5 Feb 2019

Training

Queanbeyan - SAFE series workshop

The NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian is proud to introduce Sam, Andy, Fiona and Eve. They’re the stars of the SAFE series, a set of four books containing protective behaviour ...

4 Mar 2019

Temora - SAFE series workshop

The NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian is proud to introduce Sam, Andy, Fiona and Eve. They’re the stars of the SAFE series, a set of four books containing protective behaviour ...

5 Mar 2019

Griffith - SAFE series workshop

The NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian is proud to introduce Sam, Andy, Fiona and Eve. They’re the stars of the SAFE series, a set of four books containing protective behaviour ...

6 Mar 2019

Griffith - Child Safe Workshop

An interactive workshop to assist participants in developing and implementing effective and practical child safe policies and procedures in the workplace. Participants will recei ...

7 Mar 2019