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Safety of chidren in state care
21st Nov 2016
In this report on the safety of children in state care, AASW SA Branch President, Mary Hood, says an adult suspected of sexual abuse should not be able to return to work with children until evidence has cleared them on wrongdoing.
She was commenting on the laws stopping people who work with children from being sacked if they are suspected of sexual abuse.
- Child Development Minister Susan Close says she can’t guarantee safety of children in state care, Lauren Novak, SA News, Gold Coast Bulletin and Advertiser