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Criminal detention no place for 10-year-olds say child advocates

The Australian and New Zealand Children’s Commissioners and Guardians (ANZCCG) have called on the Council of Attorneys-General to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 10 years of age to the i ...

28 Nov 2019

New Children’s Guardian Act to commence 1 March 2020

The Children’s Guardian Bill was passed in Parliament this week which will see the commencement of the Children’s Guardian Act on 1 March 2020.

22 Nov 2019

Professional development for NSW teachers now available

Free eLearning provided by the Office of the Children’s Guardian is now endorsed by the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for teachers to use for their professional development.

7 Nov 2019

Annual report tabled in parliament

The Annual Report 2018-19 for the Office of the Children’s Guardian was tabled in Parliament today

31 Oct 2019

Training

Harris Park - Child Safe Organisation Training - Disability - 8 January 2020

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

8 Jan 2020

Warriewood - Child Safe Organisation Training - Disability - 15 January 2020

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

15 Jan 2020

Cammeray - 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 ...

22 Jan 2020

Marrickville - 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 ...

30 Jan 2020