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Every day AbSec works to support Aboriginal children, families and communities to ensure targeted care is being delivered where it’s needed most. We invite you to partner with AbSec to ensure that our work continues to thrive and grow, today and into the future.

NEWS EVENTS

CAPO meeting with PM
12DEC

AbSec welcomes partnership approach to close the gap

Together with our colleagues at other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peak bodies across Australia, we welcome the announcement of a formal partnership between governments and Aboriginal communities to close the gap.

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sad child
27NOV

New report warns of an escalating national crisis for Aboriginal children

The rate at which Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are being removed from their families is an escalating national crisis.

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Aboriginal children
26NOV

Moves towards adoption in NSW and nationwide put Aboriginal kids at risk

Disturbing actions from both the NSW and Federal governments in the past month have shown a determination to pursue adoption of Aboriginal children, despite opposition from Aboriginal groups.

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AbSec annual report cover
01NOV

Our annual report reflects on another year of advocating for kids and families

AbSec’s latest annual report has been released, showcasing another year of work to benefit Aboriginal children and families in NSW.

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artwork
24OCT

Aboriginal Case Management Policy approved by FACS

After an 18-month process of consultation and development, the NSW Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) has endorsed our Aboriginal Case Management Policy.

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grandmother and grandson
21AUG

Kinship care is the key to a better child protection system

AbSec presented on Tuesday at the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA) biennial conference, held in Sydney.

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