2024

Submission in response to the Education (General Provisions) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2024

On 25 March 2024, PeakCare lodged a submission to Education, Employment, Training and Skills Committee in response to the Education (General Provisions) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2024.

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2024

Submission in response to the Draft Anti-Discrimination Bill 2024

On 18 March 2024, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Department of Justice and Attorney-General in response to the Draft Anti-Discrimination Bill 2024.

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2024

Submission to the Putting Queensland Kids First: Draft Strategy

On 21 February 2024, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Queensland Government’s Putting Queensland Kids First: Draft Strategy addressing key questions put forward in the consultation process.

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2024

Submission to the Youth Justice Reform Select Committee

On 10 January 2024, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Youth Justice Reform Select Committee advocating for youth justice reform in Queensland, in consideration of the the complex intersection between the child protection and youth justice systems.

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2023

Submission to State Development and Regional Industries Committee in response to the Summary Offences and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2023

On 18th December 2023, PeakCare lodged a submission to Queensland Parliament’s State Development and Regional Industries Committee in response to the Summary Offences (Prevention of Knife Crime) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2023.

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2023

Submission to Department of Child Safety addressing the absence of available physical and sexual abuse insurance for out-of-home care and youth homelessness service providers

On 4th December 2023, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Department of Child Safety, Seniors and Disability Services in response to draft design principles and key considerations intended to support Queensland’s long-term solution to the lack of available physical and sexual abuse (PSA) insurance for out-of-home care and youth homelessness service providers.

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2023

Submission to Youth Justice Reform Select Committee

On 20th November 2023, PeakCare lodged a submission by invitation to the Youth Justice Reform Select Committee’s inquiry into ongoing reforms to the youth justice system and support for victims of crime.

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2023

Submission to Legal Affairs and Safety Committee in response to the Criminal Code (Serious Vilification and Hate Crimes) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2023

On 2nd May 2023, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Legal Affairs and Safety Committee in response to the Criminal Code (Serious Vilification and Hate Crimes) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2023, supporting amendments to address the risk of serious vilification and hate crimes for young people and families.

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2023

Submission to Economics and Governance Committee in response to Strengthening Community Safety Bill 2023

On 24th February 2023, PeakCare lodged a submission to Queensland Parliament’s Economics and Governance Committee in response to the Strengthening Community Safety Bill 2023, advocating for evidence-based youth justice reform.

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2022

Statement on housing crisis for young people transitioning from care for the Queensland Housing Summit

On 19th October 2022, PeakCare released a position statement on housing crisis for young people transitioning from care for the Queensland Housing Summit.

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2022

Submission to the Queensland Human Rights Commission in response to the Review of Queensland’s Anti-Discrimination Act

On 28th February 2022, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Queensland Human Rights Commission in response to the review of Queensland’s Anti-Discrimination Act.

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2022

Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission in response to the Concept Paper for a National Anti-Racism Framework

On 4th February 2022, PeakCare lodged a submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission in response to the Concept Paper for a National Anti-Racism Framework.

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