Media releases

Past adoption practices have a life-long impact

Media release — August 2012

A new study has found thousands of Australians involved in past adoption practices are still living with the effects without access to appropriate support.

Past and present adoptions in Australia

Media release — February 2012

Changes to Australia’s adoption rates and practices are drawn together in a new detailed facts sheet released today by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.

Past Adoption Experiences: Current Service Needs

Media release — September 2011

A new national survey of past adoption experiences is being conducted to identify the support and service needs of people affected by past adoption policies and practices.

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