Congratulations to our 2022 winners and finalists

Following a very successful nomination process in which 299 nominations were received across the 11 categories (a 60% increase on last year), the 2022 Child Protection Awards ceremony took place on 9 September 2022.

Watch a recording of the 2022 Awards ceremony

List of 2022 Child Protection Awards winners and finalists

About the awards

The awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of children and young people, carers, volunteers, staff and organisations from across the child protection sector.

Delivered by the Department for Child Protection (DCP) in partnership with the National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (NAPCAN) the event will be held during National Child Protection Week, on Friday 9 September at the Adelaide Convention Centre.

Terms and conditions (PDF 182 KB)

We Are Child Protection

The following We Are Child Protection video highlights the great work being done across the child protection sector.

Gold Event Sponsor

Gold Sponsor: Flinders University

Bronze Event Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor: University of South Australia

Award Sponsors

Award Sponsor: Commissioner for Children & Young People

Award Sponsor: Child and Family Focus SA

Award sponsor: Commissioner for Aboriginal children and young people


Award Sponsor: Create Foundation

Event Supporters

Event Supporter - CentracareEvent Supporter - TennisEvent Supporter - Lutheran Care
Event Supporter - Child and Family Focus SA
 Event Supporter: Create Foundation 

 Event Supporter: Life Without Barriers
Event Supporter: South Australian Cricket Association 

 Event Supporter: Anglicare SA

Event Supporter: United Communities

 Event Supporter: SYC
Event Supporter: UnitingCare Wesley BowdenEvent Supporter: Junction

Event supporter: Infinity Community Solutions

Event supporter: Relationships Australia

Event Supporter: Salvation Army

Event Supporter: Netball SA

Event supporter: InComPro
Event supporter: SANFL
Event supporter: Autism SAEvent supporter: Eedmen