Department of Human Services

Safeguarding Task Force

    The State Government 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.

    Supplementary report

    Safeguarding Task Force Supplementary Report - September 2020

    Safeguarding Task Force Supplementary Report - September 2020 (PDF 562.6 KB)

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

    July report

    Safeguarding Task Force Report - 31 July 2020

    Safeguarding Task Force Attachments

    Safeguarding Task Force Report - 31 July 2020 (PDF 1.4 MB)

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

    Easy Read July report

    Safeguarding Task Force Report - 31 July 2020 in Easy Read (PDF 6.1 MB)

    Feedback on the July report

    The Task Force received feedback and submissions on this report until 14 September 2020. A final report was delivered at the end of September 2020.

    Interim Report

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

    Safeguarding Task Force Terms of Reference

    Easy read interim report

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

    Safeguarding Task Force Interim Report 15 June 2020 - Easy Read - no pictures (DOCX 39.4 KB)

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

    Latest News

    3 August 2020

    Safeguarding gaps actioned as final report handed down

    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 : 24 Sep 2020

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