NT Aboriginal child removal ….. researcher says numbers have increased threefold since 2007 | CAAMA

NT Aboriginal child removal ….. researcher says numbers have increased threefold since 2007Posted on 10/11/2014 Tagged Aboriginal people, aboriginal, indigenous news, Indigenous broadcasting,, Indigenous broadcasting, indigenous news, NT Aboriginal child removal, out of home careAlarming data on the removal of Aboriginal children from their families in the Northern Territory reveals the number has grown by more than three times since the Howard coalition Government Intervention in 2007.Paddy Gibson a Central Australian based researcher with the University of Technology Sydney says with almost 800 Aboriginal kids in the NT  now in out of home care…the aggressive attitude is not improving outcomes and there are  no indicators to demonstrate things are getting better.Mr Gibson says under the watch of  the  current  Minister for Child Protection, John Elferink, the system has seen its  biggest influx of kids.

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