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Annual Report 2008/2009 Children's Commissioner of the Northern Territory

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Title

Annual Report 2008/2009 Children's Commissioner of the Northern Territory

Other title

Tabled paper 627

Collection

Tabled papers for 11th Assembly 2008 - 2012; Tabled papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2009-11-26

Description

Deemed paper

Notes

Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.

Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

File type

application/pdf

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Copyright owner

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/280931

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/415430

Page content

Page 21 Figure 1: Approaches to the Childrens Commissioner 2008-09 Approaches Anon. 1 3% Legal rep. 2 6% Health worker 1 3% Govt agency 1 3% Education worker 5 15% Youth worker 6 18% Foster carer 4 12% Grand-parent 7 20% Parent 7 20% Parent Grandparent Foster carer Youth worker Education worker Health worker Govt agency Legal rep. Anon. No of Approaches 7 7 4 6 5 1 1 2 1 % of Approaches 20% 20% 12% 18% 15% 3% 3% 6% 3% Of the approaches made, 12 were deemed to involve cases that might be investigated. These 12 cases involved a total of 41 separate complaints. Data on Cases Twelve cases (involving 13 children) with a total of 41 separate complaints were accepted by the Commissioner for either investigation or referral to another person/agency for investigation and resolution.


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