It provides a reference for researchers and workers in government and service organisations by drawing together information from a range of sources
Archived AIFS publications
These publications may be of interest for historical reasons. Because of their age, they do not reflect current research data or AIFS' current research methodologies.
Presents a five-tier model for the analysis of current Commonwealth child abuse prevention activities as well as for the recommendations for programs
Effects of child care on young children: Forty years of research : AIFS Early Childhood Study Paper No 5
Provides an overview of research on infants and young children who have experienced non-maternal and/or non-parental care.
Australian Defence Force Families Mobility and Dislocation Study: Public report : ADF Families Mobility and Dislocation Study
Explores the mobility and dislocation experienced by members of the ADF, the effects on child care, children's education and spousal employment.
This book provides details of mothers' workforce participation during the pre-school years.
It provides a reference for researchers and workers in government and service organisations
Settling down: Pathways of parents after divorce: Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) Monograph No 13
This book first provides the context and current legal practice of divorce in Australia.
A report commissioned by the Australian Department of Social Security
When roles overlap: Workers with family responsibilities : Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) Monograph No 14
Report of the findings of the Dependent Care Study by AIFS, commissioned by the Work and Family Unit, Department of Industrial Relations.
A matter of give and take: Small business views of work and family : Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) Monograph No 15
Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) Monograph no. 15
This paper discusses some of the common assumptions about the significance of location as a factor in living standards
Comparison of DSS clients and non-DSS clients on a range of indicators of living standards used in the ALSS study
In search of poverty and affluence: An investigation of families living in two Melbourne municipalities : AIFS Working Paper No 10
Draws on data from a three year study of living standards of Australian families in 12 localities which reflect varying socio-economic settings.
Short-term work patterns of women and the dependent spouse rebate: Department of Social Security Contract Projects, 1992-93
Department of Social Security Contract Projects, 1992-93 Project 4: Short-term work patterns of women
AIFS Occasional Newsletter
The paper reports on the development of a housing model for measuring capital gains and six other elements of housing benefits and costs.
Child care in Berwick: Results of the Australian Living Standards Study : The Australian Living Standards Study
This report provides information relating to the use of pre-schools and child care in Berwick.
Child care in Box Hill: Results of the Australian Living Standards Study : The Australian Living Standards Study
This document reports on the use of child care made by families in Box Hill.
Child care in Melbourne: Results of the Australian Living Standards Study : The Australian Living Standards Study
This document reports on the child care used by families living in the City of Melbourne.
This document reports on the results of a study of living standards in the City of Box Hill, a middle suburban area of Melbourne.