This paper provides an update on developments in therapeutic residential care and touches on issues that should form the focus of future research.
All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.
An overview of the economic costs of child abuse and neglect to the departments responsible for child protection services in Australia
Depression and anxiety in adolescent and young adult offenders: A longitudinal study from 13 to 32 years using the Australian Temperament Project
This article analyses the mental health profiles of different groups of offenders from adolescence to early adulthood.
An overview of out-of-home care statistics in Australia
An overview of child abuse and neglect terminology, including broad definitions of physical abuse, emotional maltreatment, neglect and sexual abuse
The AIFS Agency Plan outlines our vision to make a profound and positive contribution to the lifetime wellbeing of Australian families.
National survey of FaRS-funded service providers: Overview of services and service provider perspectives
This Research Report aims to share participants’ strategies and approaches for identifying and responding to local community needs.
The Building a New Life in Australia (BNLA) Dataset: A Longitudinal Study of Humanitarian Migrants in Australia
The article outlines the main characteristics of the study and provides an overview of the measures available and their potential uses.
This study shows findings that suggest online and app-based sports betting has become normalised among young men who are regular viewers of sport.
This resource sheet summarises data that link the child protection system and youth justice supervision in Australia.