The role of services in assisting vulnerable children and young people

Commissioner for Children and Young People

Event outline

The Commissioner for Children and Young People's Vulnerability Speaker Series features presentations from a variety of international, national and distinguished WA leaders and bring together government leaders, staff from the community services sector, policy officers and academics to explore how best to address the challenges facing vulnerable children and young people in WA and inform effective strategic responses.

The role of services in assisting vulnerable children and young people

This FREE seminar will explore the role of service providers in delivering effective, practical interventions to assist vulnerable children and young people. The seminar will also cover how service providers can construct practices for increasingly vulnerable children, often where trauma is involved. Hear from:

His Honour Judge Andrew Becroft, New Zealand Children’s Commissioner and former Principal Youth Court Judge of New Zealand
Professor Leah Bromfield, Deputy Director of the Australian Centre for Child Protection at the University of South Australia. Professor Bromfield was Professorial Fellow to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

Register to attend this FREE seminar - Thursday 17 May 9am-12 noon

Rio Tinto is Principal Partner of the Vulnerability Speaker Series

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Provider information

The Commissioner works closely with children and young people, their families, community and government to make WA a better place for 0 to 18 year-olds. The Commissioner regularly runs free seminars on issues relating to children and young people.