Child Family Community Australia

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) is AIFS’ information hub for evidence, resources and support for professionals working in the child, family and community welfare sector.

Recent publications

CFCA Paper— Nov 2021

This paper identifies the common elements of evidence-based parenting programs that support children’s mental health through parental separation.

CFCA Resource Sheet— Oct 2021

Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory

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CFCA Paper— Oct 2021

This paper identifies effective early intervention programs to improve the social, emotional and behavioural health of children under 5 years.

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AIFS Evidence and Evaluation Support resource— Sep 2021

This resource explains what theory of change is, why to develop one and how it can be used for program planning and evaluation.


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