NGO physical and sexual abuse insurance: inter-jurisdictional working group (IJWG)
Update on inter-jurisdictional work to develop a long-term solution to the lack of available physical and sexual assault (PSA) insurance for out-of-home care (OOHC) and youth homelessness service providers in Australia.
Members and terms of reference
The IJWG meets monthly and is chaired by the NSW Department of Communities and Justice. Its membership is comprised of departmental representatives of line agencies responsible for OOHC and/or youth homelessness services from every state and territory, as well as representatives from the Commonwealth. The IJWG terms of reference can be accessed here.