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Working for a better future and outcomes for our children

Become a CPP Member

We welcome all new members that will strengthen the collective voice and contribute to a consistent approach to responding to child protection matters and to ensure that better outcomes are achieved for the children, young people and families who are at risk of entering the child protection system.

FULL MEMBERSHIP

Full membership of the QATSICPP is open to Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander organisations delivering child protection, statutory services, alternative care, family support, child and family well being programs, residential care, kinship and foster care, and related services to the community which it services.

The criteria upon which full membership into the QATSICPP’s is that the applicant:

  • Is a local Aboriginal community controlled organisation, as defined by the QATSICPP’s Constitution, which is governed by an Aboriginal board of management elected by a local Aboriginal community membership;
  • Is an incorporated body operating an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Child Protection Service; 
  • Demonstrates a commitment to abide by the CPP’s Constitution, and any Charter of Membership and/or Charter of Corporate Governance and/or Directors’ Code of Conduct approved by the Board.

To apply for membership, download the QATSICPP membership form and send it to 14 Horan Street, West End QLD 4101 or scan and email to lennydahlen@qatsicpp.com.au

Membership Fees:

All memberships and subscriptions fees are paid annually based on the financial year. Fee amount is $200.

  • Child Protection Environment

    53.7%

    of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children were placed with a kinship or Indigenous carer.
  • Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak

    69,200

    There are 69,200 Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander children / young people in Queensland.