Information for practitioners and researchers on age of consent legislation in Australia
CFCA produces a range of publications. These include CFCA Papers, which offer an objective exploration of how research applies to policy and practice, and are written by or in collaboration with expert researchers and service providers. CFCA Resource Sheets and Practitioner Resources are shorter papers that focus on a specific issue in depth.
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An overview of the issues involved when displaying images of children and young people online, including privacy laws, consent and safety
Review of kinship carer surveys to identify messages for policy and practice about the characteristics and support needs of kinship care families
Articles include: communication with young people in a family services setting; investigating gender differences in romantic relationships
Articles include shariah law and marriage in Australia, working with families after traumatic events, a whole-of-agency public health approach
Articles include culturally responsive family dispute resolution, children's understandings of post-separation decision making about them
Articles on barriers and enablers to engaging with men from a variety of cultural backgrounds, different meanings of child-focused ideal for family
Articles include using routine data collection at FRCs to examine the ways in which mothers and fathers utilise services
Summary of the results of the December 2007 review of the Clearinghouse; agency-based research on addressing client dropout; capacity challenges
A brief overview of mental health problems and causes, and the impact of mental health problems on family relationships and dynamics.