A list of national and state/territory helplines and telephone counselling services for children, young people and parents
AIFS produces a number of publications relating to our research throughout the year. These include research papers and reports, facts sheets, commissioned reports and submissions. We also publish our peer-reviewed journal Family Matters twice a year and prepared reports for Closing the Gap.
All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.
See also publications from Growing Up in Australia .
Information for practitioners and researchers on age of consent legislation in Australia
An exploration of strategies to engage and address issues for family members who are continuing to live with domestic violence.
A glossary of common terms used within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) communities
Outlines ways in which practitioners can support healing and recovery in families affected by parental mental illness
This paper defines the types of supported playgroups in operation in Australia, and assesses the evidence for their benefits for parents and children
This paper reviews the evidence for the effectiveness of counselling and psychotherapy, and outlines the factors that contribute to its success
This paper defines and clarifies what trauma-informed service delivery means in the context of child and family welfare services in Australia
This paper presents an overview of the effects of domestic and family violence on children, and outlines a range of evidence-based responses
Domestic and family violence in pregnancy and early parenthood : Overview and emerging interventions
Describes the issues relevant to understanding domestic and family violence during pregnancy and outlines implications for practice