The Commissioner is working to support vulnerable individuals and groups and respond proactively to the challenges they face.
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The framework provides data on how WA children and young people are faring, and details of best practice and promising programs from around Australia that are improving the wellbeing of children and young people.
As a society, our goal must be for all children and young people to achieve their potential. In WA, particular cohorts of children and young people face significant vulnerability and disadvantage and do not have adequate support and resources to overcome the challenges they experience.
In 2017 the Commissioner commenced a project to improve the understanding of children and young people with harmful sexual behaviours, and enhance responses to children and young people who may be harming themselves or others.
The Commissioner has developed resources for parents, carers and families to support them in safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of their children.
The Commissioner hosts several seminars during the year, providing education, information and materials to support the wellbeing of children and young people.