Submissions

July 2014

AWCH Position statement: the needs of Refugee and Asylum Seeker Children’s (0 – 18 years of age)

Australian Human Rights Commission - National Inquiry into Children in Immigration Detention 2014 - Submissions made to the inquiry

May 2010
Caring Together - NSW Kids
Joint Response to the Government's Health Reform Initiative from National Peak Bodies
Children and Young People's Health

February 2010
Caring Together: NSW Kids
A Discussion Paper
A Submission from the Association for the Wellbeing of Children in Healthcare

July 2009
The Migration Amendment (Immigration Detention Reform) Bill 2009
This submission highlights the primary issues of concern relating to the well-being and healthy development of children who find themselves in immigration detention centres or similar facilities and makes recommendations to ensure the best interests of children seeking asylum are met.

May 2002
National Enquiry into Children in Immigration Detention
AWCH submission to HREOC Enquiry Children in Detention Centres