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Our Commitment to Child Safety

Children and young people's safety is our priority.

At Access Health and Community we:

  • have ZERO tolerance for abuse towards children and young people
  • take seriously any concerns about a child or young person’s safety
  • have strong systems in place to protect a child and young person from abuse
  • are committed to children and young people’s safety, participation and empowerment
  • are dedicated to promoting the cultural safety of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people, and children and young people from other diverse backgrounds
  • have a Code of Conduct for our workers and volunteers on how to behave when working with and around children and young people
  • provide training and education to make sure everyone understands what to do
  • hire people who are appropriate to work with and look after children and young people’s safety
  • will always take steps to minimise child and young people’s safety risks and concerns
  • have Child Safety officers to help our people review our practices and policies to keep children and young people safe from abuse and harm.

Contact us

After-hours contacts

For after-hours assistance regarding AccessHC property and security call 0466 501 902.

For after-hours medical care call 132660.

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