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Rachel Sanderson MP

Government failure in child protection must end

Jan 29, 2016
The State Liberals have backed Deputy State Coroner Anthony Schapel’s recommendation that Families SA overhaul how and when files of vulnerable children can be closed.

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Striking at child protection failure

Dec 07, 2015

 Planned industrial action by Families SA highlights the ongoing failure of the Weatherill Government to protect the most vulnerable children in our society.

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Royal Commissioner : Children’s Commissioner

Nov 05, 2015

  The recommendation by Royal Commissioner Justice Nyland that the Victims of Crime Levy should be abolished with respect to children and young people gives the State Government the green light to establish a Children’s Commissioner.

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Skating to a better outcome

Nov 03, 2015

 The State Liberals are calling on the Weatherill Government to honour a two year old commitment to invest $20 million in the rejuvenation of Adelaide’s Parklands and make a replacement skate park the first project to be funded under the scheme.

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Alarm bells ringing again in child protection

Sep 01, 2015

 The State Liberals are deeply concerned that Families SA continues to be overwhelmed by the level of demand for child protection services.

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Common sense in child protection

Aug 18, 2015

 The State Liberals have urged the Weatherill Government to act on the recommendations of the Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse, released yesterday, regarding the need for the creation of a national approach to Working with Children Checks (WWCC).

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Nursing a public safety grievance

Jul 30, 2015

Liberal Member for Adelaide Rachel Sanderson is calling on the Health Minister Jack Snelling to act to provide more parking for staff and patients at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in North Adelaide.

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Unfathomable and deplorable

Jul 14, 2015

The State Liberals are calling for Susan Close, the Minister responsible for Families SA, to explain the latest failure of the agency to protect a child at risk of shocking abuse.

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Families SA workers hung out to dry

Dec 03, 2014

The Weatherill Government’s snails pace audit of the suitability of 102 Families SA employees to work with children is creating deep levels of distress amongst the affected staff.

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Labor must restructure Families SA

Oct 24, 2014

Evidence provided to the Select Committee on Statutory Child Protection and Care in South Australia has raised concerns about the current structure and responsibilities of Families SA.

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