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More counselling services for APY children

A recent State Government funding announcement should make it easier for children and young people on the APY Lands to access counselling and therapeutic services... read on

Interview with Ben Stewart and Shane Pilot

Ben Stewart and Shane Pilot from the SA Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure discuss the origin and roll-out of a “child restraint project” on the APY Lands.... read on

Recruiting child protection workers for the APY Lands

The Mullighan Inquiry into child sexual abuse on the APY Lands called for two child protection workers to be based on the APY Lands to respond to mandatory notifications. On 6 May 2008, the State Government accepted this recommendation... read on

Mullighan Inquiry: fourth annual progress report

In November 2012, the South Australian Government reported to State Parliament on the progress it had made implementing the recommendations of the Mullighan Inquiry into child sexual abuse on the APY Lands.This was the fourth of five annual reports that... read on

Recommendations 6, 7, 12, 20 & 23: child protection protocols

In April 2008, the Mullighan Inquiry found that a significant amount of child sexual abuse on the APY Lands was not reported or adequately responded to. The Inquiry called for substantial improvements in the way government agencies and non-government organisations handle disclosures of abuse... read on

Mullighan Inquiry: third annual progress report

In November 2011, the South Australian Government reported to State Parliament on the progress it had made implementing the recommendations of the Mullighan Inquiry into child sexual abuse on the APY Lands. This was the third of five annual reports... read on

Program 28: Yarning on about sexual health

SHine SA is an organisation working to improve the sexual health and wellbeing of South Australian people. In today’s program, two SHine SA staff – Frances Rigney and Aaron Ken – talk with the Paper... read on

APY Lands: three key reports

Between November 2011 and January 2012, the South Australian Government was scheduled to release three key reports focused on the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands. Only one of these reports was released on time.... read on

Program 19: Safe Houses for Anangu women and children

In April 2008, the Mullighan Inquiry recommended that a number of safe houses should be built on the APY Lands. In this program, the Paper Tracker talks with Andrea Mason, Coordinator of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara... read on

Program 4: Mullighan Inquiry

Rose Lester and Jonathan Nicholls discuss the findings of the 2008 Mullighan Inquiry into child sexual abuse on the APY Lands and its 46 recommendations.... read on

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