“There is a need for the continuing development of effective government regulation, improvement in institutional governance and increased community awareness of child sexual abuse in institutions. There is also a need for community education on risks to children.” – Royal Commission Final Report 2017
Child Wise is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children. We are uncompromising in our purpose to protect children and young people from harm. We work with organisations of all sizes, across a range of different industries to achieve our mission.
Our vision is a society in which children and young people can grow up free from harm. Anything less is unacceptable.
Our mission is to build the capacity of families, communities and organisations to keep children and young people safe from harm.
DETERMINATION: we are uncompromising and determined in our efforts to prevent harm to children and young people.
COMMITMENT: we have a single minded purpose that is all about keeping children and young people safe.
CHILD FOCUSED: we make sure that children’s voices are heard.
QUALITY: keeping children and young people safe is what we do best.
Why Child Wise?
We are pioneers in child safety.
We were the first to develop Child Safe Standards, and one of the first to provide child safety training and support to organisations that work with children and young people.
We embed a child protection mindset.
We create systemic change by embedding a mindset of child protection throughout organisational culture, policies and practice.
We are diverse in our skills and knowledge.
Our team of passionate professionals come from a range of backgrounds and bring expertise in many fields surrounding the protection of children, providing a service that is thorough and evidence based.