Home > Agency News (page 21)

Agency News

Action needed on child protection standards

Uniting Care Australia has welcomed the draft child protection standards welcome but said an independent national children’s commissioner is still needed. Susan Helyar, National Director of Uniting Care Australia said the 34,000 children in out of home care in Australia will be better off once the draft national child protection standards released by the Federal Government today are implemented. Ms ...

Read More »

From misdiagnosis to miracle birth

GAYE IS profoundly Deaf and, having trained at Griffith University, is a teacher of the Deaf at Caboolture State High School. With the help of the Wesley Mission Brisbane National Auslan Interpreter Booking Service (NABS) support her medical history turned from one of misdiagnosis to the miracle birth of her daughter Hannah Maree – “wished for grace”. Diagnosed with a ...

Read More »