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MIL-OSI Australia: Important voices speak up in fight against sexual violence

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Culture, English, Government of Queensland, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Important voices speak up in fight against sexual violence

Source: Government of Queensland The State Government has started a vital consultation process to develop a new strategy to stop and prevent sexual violence.Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence Di Farmer met with key service providers and agencies in Cairns today, two weeks after the release of the Youth Sexual Violence and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Mackay says no to domestic and family violence

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Business, Commerce, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Mackay says no to domestic and family violence

Source: Government of Queensland A new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander domestic and family violence service will be established in Mackay.Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence Di Farmer said the Palaszczuk Government would commit $260,000 annually to establish and run the service.“This new service will provide culturally appropriate help for victims of […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Grant funding to help strengthen family connections for vulnerable Toowoomba children

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Culture, Economy, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Grant funding to help strengthen family connections for vulnerable Toowoomba children

Source: Government of Queensland A Toowoomba organisation that works with families to help keep them together and supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in the care system has received Queensland Government funding of $175,000 to help turn their ideas into reality.Child Safety Minister Di Farmer said Goolburri Aboriginal Health Advancement was one of six […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Grant funding to help support vulnerable Cherbourg children and families

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Culture, Economy, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Grant funding to help support vulnerable Cherbourg children and families

Source: Government of Queensland A Cherbourg organisation that works with families to help keep Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children safe in their own homes has received Queensland Government funding of $200,000 to turn their ideas into reality.Child Safety Minister Di Farmer said Cherbourg Regional Aboriginal and Islander Community Health Services was one of six […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Reference group starts work on Youth Justice strategy

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Education, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Northern Territory, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Reference group starts work on Youth Justice strategy

Source: Government of Queensland A high-level reference group working on Queensland’s new Youth Justice Strategy and reporting to Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women Di Farmer held its first meeting in Brisbane today.The Youth Justice Strategy Reference Group, which includes key government and community representatives, is building on former Police Commissioner Bob Atkinson’s report […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: $12 million boost to fight sexual violence in Queensland

By   /  July 31, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Business, Commerce, Crime, Economy, Education, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Investment, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: $12 million boost to fight sexual violence in Queensland

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government will invest a further $12 million in to new and expanded initiatives across Queensland to fight the scourge of sexual violence.Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence Di Farmer said the investment represented a milestone in its ongoing […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Help on the way for families affected by ice and other drugs

By   /  July 29, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Help on the way for families affected by ice and other drugs

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government will invest more than $5.4 million across 10 regions to break the hold of ice and other drugs on Queensland families.Child Safety Minister Di Farmer said the new Breakthrough for Families program was about helping families to stop the damage and break the cycle of addiction so they […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Improvements in youth detention centres

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, English, Government of Queensland, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Improvements in youth detention centres

Source: Government of Queensland Important progress has been made over the last few months to improve conditions in Queensland’s two youth detention centres.Minister for Youth Justice Di Farmer praised the work of Youth Justice staff and their commitment to keeping Queenslanders safe.An unexpected spike in the number of young people in detention earlier this year […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Specialist carers enlisted for children with complex needs

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, English, Environment, Government of Queensland, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Specialist carers enlisted for children with complex needs

Source: Government of Queensland A $2.7 million trial of specialist foster carers for children with complex and challenging behaviours will place its first child in September.Child Safety Minister Di Farmer said the two-year intensive support trial based on a highly successful overseas model aimed to help children aged under 12 overcome significant trauma and go […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Bail support funding to help young people in Cherbourg

By   /  July 25, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Education, Employment, English, Government of Queensland, Health, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Bail support funding to help young people in Cherbourg

Source: Government of Queensland The Queensland Government will fund $280,000 in additional bail support in Cherbourg to help reduce the number of children and young people who are offending or on remand, and make sure young people on bail meet their court-imposed conditions.Minister for Youth Justice Di Farmer said the funding was part of almost […]

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