PeakCare Submissions – 2014

In November 2014, PeakCare lodged a submission in response to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry into out of home care on the capacity and outcomes of current out-of-home care arrangements. View submission.

In August 2014, PeakCare lodged a submission in response to the report A New System for Better Employment and Social Outcomes: Interim Report of the Reference Group on Welfare Reform to the Minister for Social Services released by the Department of Social Services in June 2014. View submission.

On 14th April 2014, PeakCare lodged a submission in response to the Family and Child Commission Bill 2014 introduced to Queensland Parliament in March 2014 to establish the Family and Child Commission as per recommendations of the Queensland Child Protection Commission of Inquiry (Carmody Inquiry). View submission.

On 14th April 2014, PeakCare lodged a submission in response to the Child Protection Reform Amendment Bill 2014 introduced to Queensland Parliament in March 2014 to implement recommendations of the Queensland Child Protection Commission of Inquiry (Carmody Inquiry) in relation to oversight of the child death review process, complains about the child protection system, changes to the administration of working with children checks, and improvements to the administration of the Childrens Court. View submission.

On 14th April 2014, PeakCare lodged a submission in response to the Public Guardian Bill 2014 introduced to Queensland Parliament in March 2014 to provide the legislative framework for recommendations by the Queensland Child Protection Commission of Inquiry (Carmody Inquiry) to establish an Office of the Public Guardian and transfer to it, functions from the Commission for Children and Young People. View submission.

On 7th April 2014, PeakCare lodged a submission in response to the Social Services Investment Framework: Draft for consultation to improve the performance of social services investment released by Queensland Treasury and Trade in March 2014. View submission.