Preventing child injury & death
We report on child deaths, research risk factors and make recommendations to prevent deaths, including our Seconds Count campaign for keeping kids safe around water.
Monitoring & reviewing systems that protect children
We report on and improve the system by reviewing the blue card & foster care system, when a child goes missing, and responses to the death of a child known to government.
Listening to children & young people
One of the best things about our state is the beautiful diversity in our people and communities. We provide meaningful opportunities for all young Queenslanders to participate in and inform our work.
Out of the Dark: Protecting kids from the dangers online
Keeping children and young people safe online through the Out of the Dark campaign. Plus resources for parents and carers.
Your rights: Guide to child protection for kids
This guide helps kids figure out the child protection system, by explaining things simply and clearly. Know your rights, have your say and find people who can help.
Transition to adulthood
Supporting and highlighting the needs of young people 15-18 years old as they make the journey from the child protection system to independence.
Kids & the justice system
We’ve listened to the views and experiences of children and young people, families and organisations and conducted a review on the minimum age of criminal responsibility.
Queensland’s child death review model
On 1 July 2020, a new child death review model commenced in Queensland. The new model requires particular agencies to conduct a review of their service provision following the death or serious physical injury of a child (known to the child protection system).