December Advocacy Wrap Up

Hi there and thanks for reading our advocacy wrap up for December. We’ve got lots to update you on around our submissions, consultations, and research papers. Submissions We’ve recently completed submissions to the Government in South Australia on the child protection system there as well reflections of First Nations young people on the use of […]

October-November Advocacy Wrap Up

Hi there and thanks for reading our advocacy wrap up for October and November. We’ve got lots to update you on from New South Wales and Queensland around #makeit21 and our Hour of Power session in Victoria ahead of their state election in late November. NSW Made it 21 First of all, the NSW Government, […]

August Advocacy Wrap Up

Hello – thank you for reading CREATE Foundation’s advocacy wrap up for August. We’ve got a bunch of updates about how we are consulting with young people on issues that are important to them, advocating to governments at the state and federal level, and planning big changes in the out of home care sector that […]

July Advocacy Wrap Up

Thanks so much for reading CREATE’s July 2022 advocacy wrap-up. It’s been a big month at CREATE and we are excited to share with you what’s been going on! #itsyourturnNSW #makeit21 A key issue CREATE’s been working with on with children and young people around the country and New South Wales in particular is extending […]


The latest independent survey of children and young people with an out-of-home care experience will be released on Tuesday 25th May, 2021. For 20 years, CREATE Foundation has informed government and the child protection sector through independent consultations and research with children and young people with an out-of-home care experience (i.e., foster, kinship or residential […]

Hear our Voices! CREATE advocacy during COVID-19

Advocacy with young people

If you’re finding things hard and need some support, or you need information about services or coronavirus, visit our COVID-19 update blog. If you’re wondering how this will impact you as a child or young person with a care experience, visit out COVID-19 FAQs. If you’re looking for ideas of what you can do at […]

Hearing Our Voices in ACT

Every child and young person, whatever their age or ability, is capable of self-expression. Their imagination, ideas, opinions, feelings, needs and worries can be expressed in so many different ways, through words for those able to talk or sign, as well as physical movements and body language, non-verbal sounds, or creative expression like play, dance, […]