Focusing on recent research, this paper discusses elder abuse in Australia and its prevalence, impact and associated risk factors.
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An overview of online safety for parents, including useful resources and practical tips for monitoring and protecting children online
This resource explores how an understanding of abuse and neglect of children with disability can assist in establishing child-safe organisations.
A glossary of common terms used within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) communities
An overview of community development for service providers and practitioners
This paper defines the types of supported playgroups in operation in Australia, and assesses the evidence for their benefits for parents and children
An overview of the issues involved when displaying images of children and young people online, including privacy laws, consent and safety
This paper reviews the research and current policy surrounding prenatal alcohol exposure and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD)
An overview of the consequences of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders and some principles for supporting children and families affected
10 positive actions a parent can take if they learn their child is bullying others