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Children, Young People and Communities - The Future is in our Hands

Launceston Tramsheds Theatre and Function Centre, Inveresk Railyards Site, Launceston
27 March 2001 - 28 March 2001

This conference was organised by the Tasmanian Department of Health and Human Services, the Commonwealth Department of Family and Community Services and the University of Tasmania in association with the Australian Institute of Criminology.


These conference papers emphasise the importance of early intevention and the building of safe communities in achieving the best possible outcomes for our children and young people.

Conference proceedings

Conference papers

  • Conference summary (PDF 9kB)
    Barbara Baikie, Director, Child, Youth and Family Support, Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
  • Conference opening (PDF 21kB)
    Hon Judy Jackson MHA, Minister of Health and Human Services, Tasmania

Early intervention

Community building

Panel: Community partnership

  • Community partnership
    Barbara Baikie, Child, Youth and Family Support; Malcolm Downie, Housing Tasmania; Rob Valentine, Southern Tasmanian Councils; and Phil Wilkinson, Tasmania Police