Outlines the different approaches and instruments used to assess whether children are at risk of maltreatment
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 .
Establishing the Connection: Interventions linking service responses for sexual assault with drug or alcohol use/abuse: Key findings and future directions
Presents key findings and implications for policy-makers, researchers and practitioners from ANROWS research project Establishing the Connection.
Establishing the Connection: Interventions linking service responses for sexual assault with drug or alcohol use/abuse: Final report
Examines the intersections between alcohol and other drug (AOD) use and sexual victimisation and trauma and their support sectors.
Establishing the connection: Guidelines for practitioners and clinicians in the sexual assault and alcohol and other drug sectors
These guidelines have been developed to build the capacity of workers in the sexual assault and alcohol and other drug sectors to support clients.
Information about who is required by law to report suspected child abuse and neglect to government child protection authorities
This paper defines the types of supported playgroups in operation in Australia, and assesses the evidence for their benefits for parents and children
Explores the different phases of family, from the families we live with as children to the families we form as we grow older.
A guide to the various child safety screening programs in each Australian state and territory
Becoming a mother heralds a dramatic change in the lives of Australian women.
An overview of the statistics on child deaths resulting from abuse and neglect, and information on the recording of child deaths in Australia