The Hon. Di Farmer MP (QLD) - QLD Government
Simone Walker - DCJ Child & Family, Strategy, Policy and Commissioning
Mr Brenton Philp - Families Group Department Social Services
Brad Murphy -
Helen Baker - Spill the Beans
Jack Thompson -
Sue Barr - Out of Home Care, Department for Child Protection
Stephen Bennett - Youth and the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence; and Veterans
Julieanne Davis - Northern Territory Government
Rachael Green (WA) - Community Services Department of Communities
Claire Robbs - Life Without Barriers
Shane D Wilson - Victorian Department of Families, Fairness and Housing
NATIONAL | Plenary Session 2
Join Media Host Angela Bishop as we hear from Queensland Minister Di Farmer and Shadow Minister Stephen Bennett.
Angela will then introduce us to Ambassadors Jack Thompson and Brad Murphy as they share some lived experience insights into foster care and adoption.
Then join Helen Baker (Director, Mum and Adoptee), as she facilitates a national Q&A session with government representatives to hear about the state of nation regarding our commitment to prioritising permanency for kids in care. Participants include DSS and NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA and NT governments.