CLAN’s wonderful Patrons over the years have offered their continued support to Care Leaver issues. We would like to acknowledge and thank them:

Commissioner Bob Atkinson

Former Police Commissioner and Commissioner for the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

Hon. Jason Clare, MP

Member for Blaxland, NSW

Hon. Steve Irons, MP

Former Member for Swan, WA
*Steve is the only Care Leaver in Politics – he is a Victorian State ward.

Hon. Jenny Macklin, MP

Former Member for Jagajaga, Vic

Hon. Richard Marles, MP

Member for Corio, Vic

Senator Claire Moore

Former Senator for QLD

Hon. Tanya Plibersek, MP

Member for Sydney, NSW

Hon. Amanda Rishworth, MP

Member for Kingston, SA

Hon. Bill Shorten, MP

Member for Maribyrnong, VIC
Opposition Leader

Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, MP

Former Prime Minister
Former Member of Parliament, NSW

Hon. Ken Wyatt AM, MP

Member for Hasluck, WA
Minister for Indigenous Health
Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care