The Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the NT Final Report was handed down one year ago.
The Northern Territory Government accepted the intent and direction of all 227 recommendations, and in April this year committed an additional $229.6 million over five years to implement the reforms outlined in Safe, Thriving and Connected and better support children, young people and families experiencing vulnerability.
The First Progress Report was released on 16 November 2018 and outlines the substantial progress that has been made seven months into the reform journey.
Of the 218 recommendations that relate to action by the Government, 33 are now complete, 47 are well progressed, 122 are underway, and 16 not yet started.
Key achievements include:
The next major milestones will be delivered by 30 June next year. They include: