Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Glossary Item|
|Registration status:||Children and Families, Standard 26/05/2021|
An approved carer is anyone authorised under a relevant state of territory legislation, including third party parental orders, to have full or partial parental responsibility and/or care responsibility for a child or young person.
For children or young people placed in out-of-home care this includes carers:
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
AIHW (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) 2018. Child protection national minimum data set, data collection manual 2017-18. Canberra: AIHW.
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Abuse in care Children and Families, Standard 26/05/2021
Safety in care (SC) file cluster Children and Families, Standard 26/05/2021