Australian Centre for Child Protection

  • New ACCP leadership team

    New ACCP Leadership Team

    Associate Professor Tim Moore has joined The Australian Centre for Child Protection,  Australia's premier Research Centre for the prevention of child abuse and neglect.

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    Harmful sexual behaviours report

    New research from the ACCP has investigated the services responses to harmful sexual behaviours in Australia, as well as emerging evidence in this area internationally.

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  • Presenters at EIRD Research Forum

    EIRD Research Forum

    Transformational new research findings for child abuse prevention were released  at the EIRD Research Forum on 10 April 2018

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  • Leah Bromfield National Telstra Awards winner

    ACCP Co-Director Wins National Telstra Business Women's Award

    Congratulations to Prof Leah Bromfield, winner of the 2017 Telstra Australian Public Sector and Academia Award

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  • EIRD Case File Review Policy Brief 1

    Early Intervention Research Directorate Policy Brief #1

    Identifying early intervention and prevention pathways for child protection concerns raised in pregnancy

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  • Prof Fiona Arney

    Professor Arney Delivers UniSA's Inaugural Enterprising Partnerships Talk

    Professor Arney discusses ways in which Australia can lead child protection reform internationally.

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    Multiagency Investigation and Response Team (MIST) evaluation

    New research from Dr James Herbert highlights the benefits of cross-agency responses to child protection

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    Study with us

    We deliver strong career pathways for graduates and Honours students, offering unique and relevant opportunities for those seeking careers related to child protection policy and practice.

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Driving innovation in child protection policy and practice

The Australian Centre for Child Protection is dedicated to research that focuses on practical tools and techniques that benefit front-line staff in child and family protective services so that they can truly help children and families.

Analysis & Policy Observatory

ACCP is collaborating with Analysis & Policy Observatory (APO) to make Child Protection Research more accessible to thousands of readers in government, NGOs, industry, education and the media.

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Areas of study and research

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