One of the core functions of the Commission is to conduct inquiries into services for children and young people. We monitor and report on the effectiveness of policies for children and young people in Victoria.
The Commission is currently completing an inquiry into the use of isolation, separation and lockdowns in Victoria’s youth justice centres.
The Commission is seeking the views of the Victorian community about changes aimed at reducing delays to decisions about long term care of vulnerable children removed from their families.
Systemic inquiry into services provided to Aboriginal children and young people in out-of-home-care in Victoria.
Inquiry into compliance with the intent of the Aboriginal Child Placement Principle in Victoria.
Inquiry into the adequacy of the provision of residential care services to Victorian children and young people who have been subject to sexual abuse or sexual exploitation whilst residing in residential care.