Media release: Child protection failing Aboriginal children – Half of children in juvenile justice have also received child protection services Direct tunnel from out of home care to prison. One way flight from Child Protection Services to Juvenile Justice

A report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare today has revealed that there is significant overlap between youth who have been under the care of Child Services and Juvenile justice. The report shows that half of children who had been supervised...

Rally against forced adoptions puts Government on notice

NSW Parliament was today fronted by hundreds of representatives and supporters from children’s welfare agencies, Aboriginal organisations, community groups and unions standing united against the Coalition’s planned changes to introduce Forced Adoptions in NSW. Ten...

MEDIA ALERT: No Forced Adoptions Rally and Media Briefing

MEDIA ALERT: No Forced Adoptions Rally and Media Briefing With the Coalition government looking to force through dramatic pro-adoption changes in the dying two weeks of the NSW Parliament a large gathering of NGO’s, advocates and survivors of past forced adoption...

Media Release: 10 years After The Apology

On the 10th anniversary of the National Apology Greens MP David Shoebridge will be standing with Grandmothers Against Removals to demand an end to the stolen generation that continues to this day.   The number of Aboriginal children taken from their families has...