ACT Children


ACT Children

The ACT Children’s Plan and ACT Young People’s Plan External Link set out the following vision for Canberra:
Canberra is a child friendly city that supports all children to reach their potential, make a contribution, and share the benefits of our community

Rights with Ruby and Jack“What are child rights?” (unicef Australia) External Link (You Tube)



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A Picture of ACT's Children and Young People 2016

A Picture of ACT's Children and Young People 2016 [PDF 9MB] [HTML]

2015 Australian Early Development Census - Results for the ACT

2015 Australian Early Development Census - Results for the ACT [PDF 5MB] [Word 2MB]

A Picture of ACT's Children and Young People 2015

A Picture of ACT's Children and Young People 2015 [PDF 3.39MB] [Word 3.68MB] [Designer PDF 5.97KB]

"On my first day" - message about starting school from kindergarten and year one students

On my first day [PDF 4.34KB] [Word 485KB] [Designer-page curl PDF 4.11MB]

Australian Early Development Census (AEDC)External Link

The AEDC is a census that helps create a snapshot of early childhood development in Australia. This census takes place every 3 years and the next one will happen in 2018.

For more information on the AEDC, including results from 2015 are available hereExternal Link


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