Department of Children, Youth Justice and Multicultural Affairs

Queensland’s child protection laws are changing

Queensland’s child protection laws are changing

The changes will reinforce children’s rights; strengthen children’s voices in decisions that affect them; improve how we work with First Nations children and families; and streamline, clarify and improve the regulation of care.

Community Partnership Innovation Grants

Don't miss out on the Community Partnership Innovation Grants

Closing 30 January, grants of up to $300,000 are available for short-term or one-off projects that support young people, who are or could become offenders, to change their behaviours and improve community connection.

Family Wellbeing Services

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Family Wellbeing Services

For our children, we all walk together to keep them safe, strong and connected to culture. Family Wellbeing Services are here to provide free, confidential advice and support for families and children of all ages.


  • Work for us

    We are looking for empathetic, responsible and trustworthy people who take their dedication to the next level and have a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of children and young people.

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  • National Redress Scheme

    Watch videos that explain the National Redress Scheme, how to access support and how to apply for redress.

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    • Contact a Child Safety Service Centre

      Child Safety Service Centres provide support to children, young people, families and carers. Find a centre near you.

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    • How to report child abuse

      Find out how to report suspected child abuse and what happens when you report a concern to us.

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    • Youth justice reform

      We are committed to reforming the youth justice system to make our communities safer and reduce youth crime.

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  • Compliments, complaints and suggestions

    We’re keen to hear about your experience with us – what did we do well or how can we improve our service?

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