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Implementing Recommendations Royal Commission Protection & Detention of Children in the NT

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Implement the Recommendations-Royal Commission & Board of Inquiry into the Protection & Detention of Children in the Northern Territory, including:

  • Closing Don Dale Youth Detention Centre and High Security Unit
  • Raising the age of criminal responsibility to 12 & only allowing children under 14 years to be detained for serious crimes.
  • Developing a 10 year Generational Strategy for Families & Children to address child protection & prevention of harm to children
  • Establishing network of Family Support Centres to provide place-based services to families across the NT
  • Increasing diversion & therapeutic approaches for youth
  • Developing a new model of bail and secure detention accommodation
  • Engaging with and involving Aboriginal Organisations in child protection, youth justice & detention


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