Mothers on welfare represent one of the most vulnerable groups in society.
Echoes of disadvantage across the generations? The influence of long-term joblessness and separation of grandparents on grandchildren
Findings from the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) point to an increased likelihood of intergenerational disadvantage for children if their parents and/or grandparents experienced joblessness, relationship separation, or both.
Food insecurity in Australia: What is it, who experiences it and how can child and family services support families experiencing it?
Explores food insecurity in Australia with a focus on identifying those most likely to suffer it as well as considering its impact
Focus on natural disasters: literature review on responses of families, children and adolescents; a whole-of-service response to the 2006 Grampians
Articles include culturally responsive family dispute resolution, children's understandings of post-separation decision making about them