Call for National Study on Child Safety

Stepping into life

Chief Investigator on the Fathering Challenges project, Professor Leah Bromfield (Deputy Director of the Australian Centre for Child Protection РUniversity of South Australia) explains the lack of knowledge around prevalence of child abuse and neglect in Australia.

In this interview Leah discusses a number of child safety issues including children and social media, consideration of cumulative harm when assessing risk, and the complex decisions around removing children from their home.

Patricia Karvelas’ interview with Leah Bromfield on Radio National Drive April 13, 2015