Raising awareness of the new Working with Children Check
The Working with Children Check was introduced in 2006 with a phase-in period of five years. Mendleson Communication was tasked with raising awareness of the new Working with Children Check among various sections of the community and to promote a number of public information sessions throughout Victoria.
Mendleson Communication performed a number of functions, including:
The client was delighted with the results and recommendations of the audit, including the edited materials. Extensive media coverage was gained across television, radio and print media, resulting in increased awareness of the Working with Children Check requirements and deadlines. This translated into high attendance at the community information sessions and people applying for the checks.