The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has released an information paper that outlines the process undertaken to develop a headline indicator for children’s social and emotional wellbeing in Australia.
Research to practice
Investigates issues relating to evaluating whole-of-community initiatives.
Collecting data from parents and children for the purpose of evaluation: Issues for child and family services in disadvantaged communities
An outline of the challenges child and family services face when collecting data directly from parents and children for evaluation
This Resource Sheet briefly summarises a number of influential recent approaches to conceptualising and measuring disadvantage.
Summarises lessons learned from services that are working effectively to reduce Indigenous disadvantage in Australia.
Enhancing access to family dispute resolution for families from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
Explores the extent to which family dispute resolution (FDR) services are accessible to families from CALD backgrounds.
Assessing and responding to parenting support needs in disadvantaged families: Lessons from parent education programs
How to assess and respond to the needs of parents who are seeking support in their parenting role - summary of 3 parenting education programs.
This sheet is aimed at providing program practitioners and providers with a range of resources relating to conducting program or practice evaluation.
This paper outlines different evaluation types, identifies the key elements to developing a rigorous evaluation and highlights possible limitations.
A survey of research projects undertaken by Family Relationship Centres, their concerns, usefulness of reflective practice and experience of research.