STRATEGIC DIRECTION
2017 – 2020

PEAK BODY

LEADERSHIP

The Child and Family Focus SA Values Statement informs our way of operating in addition to shaping our response to social issues. The Child and Family Focus SA Business Plan supports strong sector leadership.

ADVOCACY

Child and Family Focus SA prioritises sector issues, and advocates boldly to the highest levels of government.Child and Family Focus SA has a strong sector voice driven by our agreed values, role clarity, influence, other peak bodies and the right people. Child and Family Focus SA is clear in its advocacy which is underpinned by its 10 Point Policy Platform.

SUSTAINABILITY

Child and Family Focus SA achieves financial growth and income diversification.Child and Family Focus SA will be resourced to achieve its objectives.

POLICY AND PRACTICE
DEVELOPMENT

REPRESENTATION

Child and Family Focus SA is an influential Peak Body. Child and Family Focus SA utilises the media to promote the interestsof children, young people and families in SA. Child and Family Focus SA shares at all key sector forums in the interests of promoting alternative and different ways of thinking.

POLICY

CAFFSA is instrumental and proactive in driving, developing and responding effectively to key policies and legislation affecting the sector.

PRACTICE APPROACH

Child and Family Focus SA promotes practice approaches grounded in the values of respect, inclusiveness,empowerment and collaboration. Child and Family Focus SA works with sector partners to advance training and development opportunities. Child and Family Focus SA will promote the advancement of evidence informed practice models where they improve outcomes for children, young people and families.

SECTOR
DEVELOPMENT

MEMBERSHIP

Child and Family Focus SA maximises opportunities for integration and collaboration across the sector to achieve better outcomes for children, young people and families. Child and Family Focus SA will model positive collaboration in all relationships.

KNOWLEDGE

Child and Family Focus SA increases knowledge across the sector. Child and Family Focus SA will develop quality knowledge management strategies and training.

PARTNERSHIP

Child and Family Focus SA maximises opportunities for integration and collaboration across the sector to achieve better outcomes for children, young people and families. Child and Family Focus SA will model positive collaboration in all relationships.