The Australian Institute of Family Studies has prepared this Facts Sheet about the diversity of families to support the 2010 National Families Week
All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.
Explores the driving experiences and practices of young Victorian drivers, drawing upon data collected as part of the Australian Temperament Project
Using data from the HILDA survey, this article provides estimates on the impact of divorce on wellbeing for older Australians aged 55-74 years
An exploration of the timing and nature of parental time with 4-5 year olds using Australian children's time use data
Looks at data from over 5,000 time use diaries of 4-5 year old children collected in the first wave (2004) of the Growing Up in Australia study
The evaluation assessed the extent to which, by 2009, the changes to the family law system had been effective in achieving the policy aims
This summary report provides an overview of the evaluation findings
Analyses infants' time use according to breastfeeding status in order to inform the debate about how breastfeeding leads to improved child outcomes
This paper discusses some of the widespread effects of sexual assault on families, professionals and society as a whole.
The recruitment, retention, and support of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander foster carers: A literature review
Examines the recruitment, retention, training, assessment and support of ATSI people caring for children removed from their parents