A glossary of common terms used within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) communities
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 .
An overview of the issues unique to domestic and family violence in regional, rural and remote communities
A review of the literature on Indigenous community-managed programs and organisations, with a focus on what works in these initiatives.
A review and synthesis of the Australian and international literature on same-sex parented families.
This paper reviews the research on whether some family structures expose children to a higher risk of child maltreatment than others
Articles include: a commentary on genuine effort in practice; engaging disadvantaged families in child and family services; shariah law and divorce
Brief review of demographic, social and economic trends in rural, regional and remote Australia to provide background to service delivery.
A discussion of problems in defining and understanding the complexities of stepfamilies, and differences between stepfamilies and nuclear families.