Do you work for a Family and Child Connect Service? Or a Family Wellbeing Service? Are you a Child Safety Officer? Or a residential care worker? Do you work for an organisation that supports Foster Carers? Or Kinship Carers? Or are you a Foster Carer? Or a Kinship Carer?
If you have answered ‘Yes’ to any of the above questions, then you must watch PeakCare’s State Election Video Series. You are specifically referred to or are about to be referred to by either the ALP Child Safety Minister Shannon Fentiman and/or LNP Shadow Minister Ros Bates in one of the five videos that make up the video series. Make sure you know what they are saying about YOU!
In addition to the introduction to the video series, the videos that have been released so far feature Minister Shannon Fentiman and Shadow Minister Ros Bates speaking on:

  • The progress of child protection reforms since the Carmody Inquiry and their priorities for the future (Video One)
  • Reforming the system while continuing to be held accountable for keeping children and young people safe (Video Two)
  • Disproportionate representation and improving life outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, young people and families (Video Three)

Watch out for two more videos due for release on Monday, 20th November and Tuesday, 21st November. You can also access the videos via our Facebook page or the home page of our website. You may like to enter comments about the messages conveyed in the videos on our facebook page as some have elected to do or quickly email your responses to lwegener@peakcare.org.au. All emailed comments that are received will be summarised and conveyed to Ms Fentiman and Ms Bates. Those who submit comments will not be identified unless they specifically indicate that they wish to be named.