The early years of a child’s life provide the foundation for future heath, development and wellbeing. The transitions from childhood to adolescence to independent adulthood are also crucial periods for establishing positive health and social behaviours.
More reports and statistics on children & youth can be found under Adoption, Child protection, Mothers & babies and Youth justice.
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