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MIL-OSI Australia: Extra help for high risk families on the Gold Coast

By   /  June 21, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, English, Environment, 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, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Extra help for high risk families on the Gold Coast

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government will invest more than $2.3 million over three years to trial a new model of intensive family support on the Gold Coast.The program, called SafeCare, would target vulnerable families with children aged up to five years who are at risk of entering the child protection system.Minister for Child […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland Government response to Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Employment, 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, Premier and Minister for Trade, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland Government response to Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

Source: Government of Queensland The Queensland Government has accepted or supported in principle more than 240 recommendations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.Tabling the Government’s response to the Royal Commission’s final report in Parliament this morning, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk paid tribute to those who experienced abuse and who came forward […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Extra cash for DVConnect to help meet rising demand

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Business, Commerce, English, Government of Queensland, 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: Extra cash for DVConnect to help meet rising demand

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government will hand over more than $350,000 over 15 months to the DVConnect Womensline to ensure it keeps up with high demand.The DVConnect Womensline is a telephone service for women caught up in domestic, family and sexual violence situations. It is a heavily utilised service, with 5,000 calls fielded […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Equality strides for women reinforced in State Budget

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, Employment, 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  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Equality strides for women reinforced in State Budget

Source: Government of Queensland The State Budget is creating more pathways to prosperity and equality for Queensland’s women and girls.Minister for Women Di Farmer said continued investment in women’s programs, services and strategies totalling $51 million reinforced the government’s commitment for every Queenslander to participate fully in all aspects of Queensland life.“In this budget we […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Budget investment continues to strengthen child safety system

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Education, English, Environment, Government of Queensland, Health, 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, Police, Queensland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Budget investment continues to strengthen child safety system

Source: Government of Queensland Queensland’s 2018-19 Budget is focussed on continuing to improve the state’s child safety system with a focus on families and communities that are child safe.Child Safety Minister Di Farmer said the State Budget included $1.26 billion for Child and Family Services across Queensland.“Funding of $3 million has been included in this […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: High Risk Team works to keep Ipswich women safe

By   /  June 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, 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, Police, Queensland, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: High Risk Team works to keep Ipswich women safe

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government has launched an Ipswich High Risk Team as part of its state-wide crackdown on domestic and family violence. The team has been set up to assess and respond to women and their children at high risk of serious harm or death. It’s one of eight specialist teams made […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland Government welcomes support for foster carers

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Culture, English, Government of Queensland, Health, 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, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland Government welcomes support for foster carers

Source: Government of Queensland The Queensland Government has joined with other States and Territories to seek the Commonwealth Government’s commitment to better support foster and kinship carers across the country. Child Safety Minister Di Farmer attended the meeting of State, Territory and Commonwealth Government counterparts in Canberra today to discuss issues around child safety. “Carers’ […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Wellbeing services tackling high numbers in child protection system

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Culture, English, Environment, 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, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Wellbeing services tackling high numbers in child protection system

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government has ramped up efforts to cut down the excessive number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the child protection system, opening 33 family wellbeing services. Child Safety Minister Di Farmer said while the services are vital to reducing the significant over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Budget fulfils commitment to tackle domestic violence

By   /  May 31, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Economy, Education, English, Government of Queensland, Investment, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence, Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Budget fulfils commitment to tackle domestic violence

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government has fulfilled its promise to fight domestic violence with 24 new specialist Police officers across the state. And the frontline officers will be backed with a $133 million commitment to help women and children experiencing domestic violence. Police Minister Mark Ryan said the 24 Police officers would work […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland to publish domestic and family violence statistics

By   /  May 27, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Attorney-General and Minister for Justice, Australia, Australian State Governments, Crime, English, Government of Queensland, 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, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland to publish domestic and family violence statistics

Source: Government of Queensland The Palaszczuk Government will publish regular court statistics about domestic and family violence, in its latest move to bring the crime out of the shadows.Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has launched the website to provide regular updates on cases before Queensland Courts, including the state’s specialist Domestic and Family […]

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