AIFS research explores how work intersects with family life and how it is balanced with the needs of family members.
This report provides an analysis on the number of stay-at-home fathers in Australia, their characteristics and the characteristics of their families.
This research summary explores the factors affecting the settlement success of humanitarian migrants.
BLNA— Oct 2017
Our study shows that long hours, non-standard work times and work pressures have significant impact on how children view time spent with their father.
This Families Week fact sheet takes a close look at the data about "stay-at-home dads", to see if that perception matches reality.
Explores how parents make decisions about work and care, especially when faced with shift work or inflexible job conditions.
Becoming a mother heralds a dramatic change in the lives of Australian women.
To which extent is child care flexible enough to meet the needs of parents who work non-standard or variable hours?
A review of government initiatives that help families balance their work and family responsibilities.
This paper examines the Australian and international evidence on cultural competence in health care settings.
Estimates for men and women are derived from longitudinal data from Australia, Germany, Korea, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States
Assesses the impact of the scheme on clients, the effectiveness of the implementation, and the cost-effectiveness of the model, and to inform policy.
This resource sheet reviews past and current programs, research and strategies for the prevention and treatment of ear disease in Indigenous children.
Examines the impact of four programs designed to divert Indigenous people from entering the justice system.
Examines the main measurement issues that arise when assessing the socio-economic status of women over the life course.
Identifies what works, what doesn't, and the gaps in the research evidence.
Features case studies and a service map comparing programs from New South Wales and other states.
Reviews the literature on Australian and international experiences and suggests avenues for future engagement.
Reviews the research literature to identify the school-based factors that contribute to an effective learning environment.
This resource sheet examines some of the initiatives and programs that have been trialled in Australia to address this issue.
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