Child Family Community Australia

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) is an information exchange for practitioners, policy makers, service providers and researchers working with children, families and communities. CFCA is funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Social Services.

Recent publications

Enhancing the implementation of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle
CFCA Paper— Aug 2015

Outlines the contemporary understanding of the Principle, and reviews the barriers at the policy and practice levels that impede its implementation

Empowerment evaluation
CFCA Practitioner Resource— Aug 2015

A snapshot of empowerment evaluation, a model that aims to create a sense of ownership to ensure program outcomes are beneficial for participants

Participator action research
CFCA Practitioner Resource— Aug 2015

A snapshot of participatory action research, an approach that views the participant as an equal partner with the researcher

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