The findings of this report are enhanced further, when considered alongside other major reports on children and young people.
A Picture of Children and Young People in the ACT provides evidence-informed insights into the lives of young Canberrans.
Together with other major national, state and territory reports including the Australian Early Development Census (AEDC), Report on Government Services (ROGS), Mission Australia Youth Survey (MAYS) and ACT School Census (ACTSC) this publication will:
- collectively inform families, educators, policy makers and the broader community on evolving needs of children and young people
- highlight the prevalent issues affecting children and young people
- emphasise and identify synergies for achieving key outcome areas for improvement.