”It takes a village…”- How can communities contribute to the protection of our children?


Last year, more than 35,000 Australian children were proven to have been abused or neglected, making this one of Australia’s most significant social problems.

The Daily’s Julia Carr-Catzel discussed “social capital” and how communities can contribute to the protection of our children, with Sammy Bruder, National Manager of Child-Safe Organisations at Napcan (National Association for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect).


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