Helpful media and a helpful public narrative

Posted by on Dec 12, 2016

In a fresh start for South Australia’s child protection system, what’s the role of media and the public narrative? Part of a 5-post series on a social innovation perspective on the Nyland Royal Commission into Child Protection Systems. When we explore child protection reform, often we compartmentalise each piece of the system and make changes to […]

From Evidence to Impact

Posted by on Sep 30, 2016

Systematising the Steps from Evidence to Impact: Amplifying the Royal Commission’s Recommendation for an Early Intervention Research Directorate Part of a 5-post series on a social innovation perspective on the Nyland Royal Commission into Child Protection Systems. The Nyland Royal Commission recommendations have proposed the development of a ‘cross-departmental Early Intervention Research Directorate (EIRD) to inform the […]

Prevention as Process

Prevention as Process

Posted by on Sep 9, 2016

Part of a 5-post series on a social innovation perspective on the Nyland Royal Commission into Child Protection Systems. Many have said it; Australia’s child protection system has failed on its promise to children and their families. The Nyland Royal Commission has made an effort to rectify that —  expectedly, it’s seen some praise along with […]

What Does it Mean to be NDIS Ready?

What Does it Mean to be NDIS Ready?

Posted by on May 29, 2016

More than 1 in 5 people in South Australians live with a disability. For our state to be a great place to live for South Australians with a disability requires that they have access to the services and supports that meet their wants and needs. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) promises to make this […]