Tag: Health

Who Are They?

13 October, 2015
Who are they

A comprehensive report into the challenges facing kids who miss school due to significant injury or illness aims to improve outcomes for an estimated 60,000 seriously ill Australian students. Go here to find the report – School Connection For Seriously Sick Kids: who are they, how do we know what works and whose job is […]

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Linking Up for Kids 2014

12 May, 2014
kidsconnecting

MissingSchool was thrilled to participate in the “Linking Up for Kids” conference held in Sydney on 14-15 April 2014 by the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth partnering with Children’s Healthcare Australasia. The conference brought together 270 representatives from the health, hospital and education sectors to consider how we can improve partnerships between the sectors in order […]

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Consultation

19 June, 2013

Prior to our 2013 Annual General Meeting, MissingSchool is holding a small consultation process to help inform our planning. It will be in Canberra, on Wednesday 26 June from 1.00-3.00 pm. We are inviting people who have useful and informed perspectives to contribute. To join us, call 0400 241 900, or email Cathy Nell. Invitees […]

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Students with Complex Health Needs

20 November, 2012

The ACT Health and Education and Training Directorates recently launched a joint initiative to investigate the provision of “appropriate, evidenced based, equitable and sustainable healthcare” in schools for students with complex health needs. Consultation papers providing information on international and national models of care, along with a proposal for an ACT Framework and Model, are […]

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