News

OC Connect event report

The OC Connect event report is now available…

Dr Michelle Lucas resigns

Michelle Lucas has resigned from her role as Executive Director of Opportunity Child…

True collaborative contribution to national review

Adaptive, agile, a shared responsibility for reaching a common goal…these requirements of successful collaboration were crucial to a recent joint submission to the Productivity Commission…

guest blog post

Place based approaches – applying international lessons

In this guest blog post, Sue West, Group Leader (Policy, Equity and Translation) Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Associate Director, Centre for Community Child Health, The Royal Children’s Hospital, updates us on recent international insights into place based approaches as a strategy for improving population outcomes for children and families.

3 key insights

OC Connect whets appetite

3 key insights OC Connect revealed, as observed by those present…

Counting down days to OC Connect

Opportunity Child is humming with the energy our communities, core team and our partner agencies are generating.

OC Connect will be held next week and we’re working hard with our team of codesigners from across our national collective, to add the final touches.

guest blog post

Collaboration for community change

In this guest blog post from United Way Australia (UWA), David Lilley, Senior Advisor Community Impact at United Way Australia, shares learnings from UWA collaborative work for community change, including from Opportunity Child partner, The Hive.

OC Connect

Every day we take another step forward on our national journey to ensure all children in Australia have the best chance to thrive in learning and life. Register now for OC Connect…

Partner community in focus — Go Goldfields

Sharon Fraser from Go Goldfields (GG) gives a snapshot of how GG is working to create and deliver locally relevant responses to social issues