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Only lonely for some

Media release — December 2015

It’s official … living alone can make some people feel lonelier and less satisfied with life, according to new research released today by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.

Only lonely for some

Life around here

Media release — February 2012

A study of jobless families in three disadvantaged areas across Australia found geographical location posed significant barriers to gaining employment.

Neighbourhood perceptions influence children’s development

Media release — May 2010

Residents’ perceptions of their neighbourhood, including facilities, safety, cleanliness and a sense of belonging, influenced their children’s emotional and behavioural development, a new study by the Australian Institute of Family Studies has found.

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