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**NEW Child Protection Resources

Children's Guardian and NSW Family and Community Services have both released their own resources to assist educators and mandatory reporters in keeping children safe.The Children's Guardian have the Safe Series SAFE books and workshops Please click here to access these and many more valuable resources and information. NSW Family and Community Services have See, understand and respond to child sexual abuse practical kit, you can access the site by clicking…
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2017 NQF Changes

New changes are to occur in relation to the Education and Care National Regulations and National Quality Standard. Click on ACECQA to read the details.
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Patchwork NSW

Patchwork NSW is connected to ChildStory this website continues to expand as new structures and resources are implemented from FACS. Patchwork NSW website states "Patchwork is a smart, secure web-app for better team collaboration around your clients. It saves time and effort connecting frontline workers with other practitioners across agencies. It allows workers to quickly and easily connect to new clients, and to build the team working around that client."…
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Mandatory Reporter Number (NSW)

132111 The Mandatory Reporter Number is now the same as the community number 132111. Mandatory reporters will know that in all previous training they were advised to use a specific number 132627 or 13DOCS. This has now been amended and regardless of you being a member of the community or a mandatory reporter the number to use is 132111.
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MRG & eReporting through Child Story

Family and Community Services have introduced a new place where the Mandatory Reporter Guide (MRG) with the eRporting tool can be found. If you currently go to the Keep Them Safe site it will redirect you to reporter.childstory. The advantage of this new site is after you have completed the MRG the outcome if not 'Immediate Report' will allow you, if you choose, to click onto the eReporting tool to…
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What's happening?

Well we hope you have all noticed that we have been trying to get your attention. Why? Well we've gots lots of exciting news to share.
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Work, Health and Safety

In January 2012 we officially moved from OH&S to WH&S the difference being from Occupational Health & Safety to Work Health & Safety and a whole lot more. This the official Australian site for WHS http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/sites/SWAhttp://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/sites/SWA
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Working With Children Check

You would all be aware that the NSW Working with Children checks are now under the Office of the Children’s Guardian. http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au Education and Care will be phased in from 1st January to 31st December 2017, this includes both workers and volunteers. Children's entertainers are being phased in from 1st January to 31st December 2015.
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