New National Commissioner for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children announced

Yesterday, our Prime Minister made a historic announcement confirming that the government will appoint a dedicated National Commissioner for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children.

Our CEO, Deirdre Cheers along with other CEO’s from across the sector have formulated an alliance. ‘ Allies for Children Australia’ and rallied for this change.

Barnardos is committed to approaching culture with humility, respect and curiosity, and eagerly anticipates the partnership between Barnardos and the new commissioner.



You can read the news article here in City News Canberra:

New commissioner for indigenous children

Respecting Copyright




You may also like

Barnardos Australia Solar

Barnardos is going green…er! 💚

Barnardos is going solar! Our Head Office in Ultimo, and our Penrith and South Coast centres now have solar, reducing their energy cost, our carbon

Ramadan Mubarak

Ramadan Mubarak

Last Monday, marks the beginning of Ramadan. It is a sacred month that is observed by many of our staff and clients. During this period,