This document is intended to provide information on a set of principles that capture the essential core components of a high-quality playgroup.
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 .
A list of national and state/territory helplines and telephone counselling services for children, young people and parents
Empowering migrant and refugee women: Supporting and empowering women beyond five-year post-settlement
This report presents findings from the Empowering Migrant and Refugee Women study.
Pre-commitment systems for electronic gambling machines: Preventing harm and improving consumer protection
Electronic gambling machines are a high-intensity form of gambling and the most harmful form of gambling available in Australia.
Findings from the latest research on activities and strategies to prevent child abuse and neglect
Our study shows that long hours, non-standard work times and work pressures have significant impact on how children view time spent with their father.
Information about who is required by law to report suspected child abuse and neglect to government child protection authorities
The AIFS Agency Plan outlines our vision to make a profound and positive contribution to the lifetime wellbeing of Australian families.
This study examined trends in gambling activity between the two Australian Productivity Commission inquiries.
Six in ten Australian 14-15 year-olds know what career they would like to have in the future but the jobs that boys aspire to are different to girls.