Investigates issues relating to evaluating whole-of-community initiatives.
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This Resource Sheet briefly summarises a number of influential recent approaches to conceptualising and measuring disadvantage.
What role can child and family services play in enhancing opportunities for parents and families : Exploring the concepts of social exclusion and social inclusion
Provides ideas about how social inclusion can be used to plan and deliver child and family services in ways that enhance opportunities for families.
This NCPC Issues paper examines evidence for the impact of media-based social marketing campaigns.
The merits of using mass media to advocate for children's rights, and raise awareness of and prevent child abuse.
Review of theoretical constructs relating to child abuse prevention, health promotion strategies and the development of healthy communities.