CFCA— Aug 2017
A snapshot of the rates of involvement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in child protection and out-of-home care during 2015-16.
Investigates the effectiveness of current mainstream, international, and Indigenous prevention programs and identifies principles of success.
CFCA— Aug 2015
Outlines the contemporary understanding of the Principle, and reviews the barriers at the policy and practice levels that impede its implementation
CFCA— May 2015
A review of the literature on Indigenous community-managed programs and organisations, with a focus on what works in these initiatives
Assesses the impact of the scheme on clients, the effectiveness of the implementation, and the cost-effectiveness of the model, and to inform policy.
Examines the impact of four programs designed to divert Indigenous people from entering the justice system.
Identifies what works, what doesn't, and the gaps in the research evidence.
CFCA— Sep 2014
Explores some of the characteristics of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural practices that contribute to family functioning
Helem Yumba Central Queensland Healing Centre is a community organisation in Rockhampton, Queensland, which offers support and counselling services
Reviews the research literature on the effectiveness of intervention programs for Indigenous children and their families in early childhood.
This paper considers the role of the arts in building and supporting healthy communities.
Reviews evidence relating to improving Indigenous outcomes across a range of key social and economic health and welllbeing.
Draws on the literature from three sectors: early childhood services; environmental and natural resource management activities; and health programs.
This paper focuses on the design and delivery of trauma-informed and trauma-specific children's services and care.
Reviews Australian programs that aim to promote social and emotional wellbeing and identifies those that have shown to be effective.
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