In accordance with Ministerial Order no. 870, Alamanda K-9 College is committed to managing the risk of child abuse in schools and meeting the Child Safe Standards.
Alamanda K-9 College is committed to providing a child safe environment where children and young people are safe and feel safe, and their voices are heard about decisions that affect their lives. Particular attention will be paid to the cultural safety of Aboriginal children and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, as well as the safety of children with a disability. Every person involved in Alamanda K-9 College has a responsibility to understand the important and specific role he/she plays individually and collectively to ensure that the wellbeing and safety of all children and young people is at the forefront of all they do and every decision they make.
If you have any concerns, or would like advice or support in regard to child safety the following phone numbers may be useful:
- Child Wise Helpline: 1800 991 099
- Child Protection Crisis Line: 131 278
- Child First: 1300 138 180
- Drummond Street Services: 9663 6733
- Kids Helpline: 1800 551 800
- Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636
- Lifeline: 13 11 14
- Headspace Werribee: 8001 2366
In an emergency, always contact 000 for emergency services