Child protection a 'disgrace' say mental health experts

By Rudi Maxwell
Updated May 5 2024 - 10:05am, first published 10:00am
The case of an Aboriginal boy who took his own life in state care sparked calls to fund prevention. (Richard Wainwright/AAP PHOTOS)
The case of an Aboriginal boy who took his own life in state care sparked calls to fund prevention. (Richard Wainwright/AAP PHOTOS)

Still reeling from the tragedy of a 10-year-old Aboriginal boy who took his own life in state care in Western Australia in April, First Nations mental health experts are calling for proper investment in preventative measures.

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