Nominate someone you know for the Child Protection Awards
Do you know someone who works tirelessly to keep children and young people safe from harm?
Celebrate their efforts to improve the lives of vulnerable children and young people by nominating them for the 2016 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards.
The Awards recognise dedicated teams and individuals working within government and community services who make child protection their business every day.
Nominations will be accepted for people and teams from:
- child protection
- youth justice
- out-of-home care
- family support
- mentoring and peer education
- neighbourhood houses
- mental health
- alcohol and other drugs services.
Nominations are also accepted for registered carers who have a dedicated award category, as well as academics and policy writers in the area of child and family services.
The awards bring together workers across the vast and varied spectrum of child protection and family services.
Nominations close on Wednesday, 29 June 2016 and winners will be announced at the Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards ceremony held on Tuesday, 6 September 2016 to launch Child Protection Week in Victoria.
National Child Protection week will run from 4 – 10 September, led by the National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, and promote the key message: “Play Your Part – protecting children is everyone’s business”.
For further information about the awards and categories, and to nominate, visit the 2016 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards.