Department of Human Services

Safeguarding Task Force

The State Government has announced a 12-member task force to examine gaps in oversight and safeguarding for people living with disability in South Australia.

The task force, appointed by the Minister for Human Services and co-chaired by Disability Advocate, Dr David Caudrey and Disability Rights Advocate, former MLC, Kelly Vincent, will make swift recommendations to the Federal and State Governments.

An interim report has been published, with a final report to be delivered by the end of July 2020.

Safeguarding Task Force Interim Report 15 June 2020 (PDF 839.8 KB)

Safeguarding Task Force Terms of Reference (DOC 205.0 KB)

Easy read versions

Safeguarding Task Force Interim Report 15 June 2020 - Easyread (PDF 5.3 MB)

Safeguarding Task Force Interim Report 15 June 2020 - Easyread (DOCX 39.4 KB)

You can email the Task Force at disability.advocate@sa.gov.au.

Latest News

16 June 2020

All taskforce interim report recommendations supported in-principle

21 May 2020

New taskforce members announced, work to start immediately

18 May 2020

New disability taskforce to be established

Page last updated : 10 Jul 2020

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