The aim of this guide is to help community sector organisations plan, deliver and evaluate evidence-informed programs.
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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A brief overview of child protection legislation across state and territory jurisdictions in Australia
This paper provides a national overview and comparison of cross-agency responses to severe child abuse.
An overview of developmental evaluation—what it is, why it was established, and what it can be used for.
This paper presents a review of available literature on problem sexual behaviours and sexually abusive behaviours exhibited in young people.
This paper explores the development of the collective impact framework and its ability to create population-level change on complex social issues.
A snapshot of evaluation and Value for Money as a process to assist organisations to plan, develop and improve their programs.
This paper outlines recent reforms to Australian child protection systems.
This resource explores how an understanding of abuse and neglect of children with disability can assist in establishing child-safe organisations.
An overview of the statistics on child deaths resulting from abuse and neglect, and information on the recording of child deaths in Australia