Prosody Blog

Prosody is the pitch and tone of the human voice. It is the very essence of connection. Our blog hosts articles and stories dedicated to innovation, research and practice with children and young people.

August 22, 2022

What’s new in Child Safe Practice in Victoria

By Annette Gillespie, National Lead Safeguarding Children Services    The Victorian Child Safe Standards were first introduced by the Commission for Children and Young People in Victoria with seven Standards in January 2016.  A recent review of the Standards resulted in new Standards being added to strengthen child safe practice and align the Standards with …

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March 5, 2018

Changes to Child Safe Legislation in Victoria

Amendments to the Child Well-being and Safety Act came into effect on the 27th February 2018, and are designed to clarify the operation of the Reportable Conduct Scheme and Child Safe Standards.

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September 21, 2016

Important information before Parliament now – Child Safe Standards and your organisation

The Victorian State Government has recently introduced into the Parliament The Child Wellbeing and Safety Amendment (Oversight and Enforcement of Child Safe Standards) Bill 2016.  What do you need to know?

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April 27, 2016

Child Safe Standards – Victoria

The Victorian Government is introducing compulsory child safe Standards for organisations that work with children. The Standards will support organisations to protect children from abuse and exploitation by their staff and volunteers.

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