Manningham Council is committed to being a child-safe organisation, supporting the health and wellbeing of children, and is compliant with Victoria’s Child Safe Standards Legislation.
Our commitment to building a culture of child safety recognises that Manningham Council will prioritise the safety of children in our care and will build child safety into everyday practice.
Manningham Council is committed to:
- The protection, safety, participation and empowerment of all children;
- Promoting cultural safety for Aboriginal children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds; and
- Providing a safe environment for children with a disability.
How to Report Suspected Child Abuse
If a child is in immediate danger, call the Police on 000.
For immediate concerns and to report abuse, contact the Police and/or the Department of Health and Human Services (DHS) Child Protection Eastern Division Intake Team on 1300 360 391 or 9843 6000; or the afterhours DHS Child Protection Emergency Service on 13 12 78.