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Best Start Statewide Forum

Best Start Statewide Forum

18/06/2024

In March 2024, the Centre and the Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Ltd (VACSAL) brought together key personnel to address barriers to kindergarten participation.

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Australia's first Early Years Strategy launched

Australia's first Early Years Strategy launched

17/06/2024

The release of Australia’s first Early Years Strategy can bring multiple sectors together to improve children’s outcomes.

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Supplementing household income in early childhood

Supplementing household income in early childhood

12/06/2024

Household income supplements in early childhood may improve mental health for parents and children’s health, developmental and wellbeing.

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Supporting parents and carers

Supporting parents and carers

10/06/2024

The Raising Children Network’s latest content includes information on healthy attitudes to gender, encouraging positive behaviour, and support for parents of children with disability.

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GenV - a community of over 120,000 parents and children

GenV - a community of over 120,000 parents and children

07/06/2024

Families, from all corners of Victoria, continue to join Australia’s largest child and parent cohort study.

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Family event for World Hearing Day

Family event for World Hearing Day

15/04/2024

Celebrating the achievements of deaf and hard-of-hearing children.

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Celebrating 30 years of the Centre for Community Child Health

Celebrating 30 years of the Centre for Community Child Health

12/04/2024

Thirty exceptional years of driving research, shaping policies, and advocating for positive change to ensure that every child in every community thrives.

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Festschrift for Professor Frank Oberklaid

Festschrift for Professor Frank Oberklaid

08/04/2024

On Thursday 21 March the Centre acknowledged the immense contribution of Professor Frank Oberklaid to children’s health, development and wellbeing. 

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Facilitating small groups with confidence

Facilitating small groups with confidence

02/04/2024

Register for our two-day course to build your knowledge and skills in designing, planning and facilitating small groups.

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MHiPS features at our 30th anniversary event

MHiPS features at our 30th anniversary event

01/04/2024

Watch Dr Simone Darling chair a panel of four child mental health advocates discussing the development and benefits of MHiPS.

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GenV – representing your community

GenV – representing your community

04/04/2024

Victorian families, regardless of place or language, are invited to join Australia’s largest child and parent cohort study.

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Socioeconomic inequities in children’s physical health

Socioeconomic inequities in children’s physical health

18/04/2024

Prof Naomi Priest and the Changing Children’s Chances team describes the link between socioeconomic inequities, childhood adversity and physical health conditions in a new paper.

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Reinventing Australian Schools

Reinventing Australian Schools

03/12/2023

Five key principles for elevating health and wellbeing in Australia.

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Using AEDC data to support thriving children

Using AEDC data to support thriving children

14/09/2023

The AEDC Data Story series draws on the 2021 AEDC data to reveal how children are faring at school entry and where efforts could be focused to help ensure all children thrive.

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Helping children in care access quality healthcare

Helping children in care access quality healthcare

14/09/2023

We’re marking a decade of our Pathway to Good Health clinics, which provide health assessments and care for children in out-of-home care.

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The glue: Enabling connected and quality early years services

The glue: Enabling connected and quality early years services

15/11/2023

This article explores ‘the glue’, highlighting its core components, the key factors for success and its potential for enhancing the wellbeing of children and families.

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New clinical pathway for deaf and hard of hearing newborns

New clinical pathway for deaf and hard of hearing newborns

06/11/2023

Babies with hearing loss now have access to CMV screening at their Royal Children’s Hospital audiology appointment.

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Delivering evidence to inform precision policy

Delivering evidence to inform precision policy

20/11/2023

Changing Children’s Chances is delivering robust evidence to inform more effective and precise policy decisions.

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