Working for a better future and outcomes for our children
May 2018 Publications and Resources
$12M project to catalyse social change on a national scale. Centre for Social Impact: More
Supervision of teenage behaviour. Generation Next: More
Website connects suicide prevention services, programs to each other and the community. Life in Mind: More
Research shows exercise helps protect against depression regardless of demographic. ALM: More
Peer to Peer project connects parents, carers with trained volunteers who have experience of NDIS: More
In Conversation with Professor Pat Dodson. Reconciliation Australia: More
The Impact of Poverty - interview with Steve Zubrick. CoLab: More
Monthly update on activities of the Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia. FECCA: More
Applications close 11 May for the Australian Mental Health Leaders Fellowship. NMHC: More
Applications open for PhD Scholarship in Management – ‘Work of Social Care’. RMIT: More
2018 Community Grants to protect or enhance the lives of people, animals or the planet. AE: More
QLD: Funding for NFP orgs to provide services & leisure activities for communities. QLD Govt: More
VIC: CBP Program aims to build knowledge & skills of multicultural communities.VMC: More
Indigenous Languages and Arts program. Applications close 14 May. Australian Government: More
Applications open for a Fund Administrator with expertise in the Aust. social impact investing market. DSS: More
Funding individuals to make a positive impact. AMP Tomorrow Fund grant: More
Consultation, 4th Action Plan, National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women & their Children. AWAVA: More
Accessibility and quality of mental health services in rural and remote Australia by 11 May. aph.gov.au: More
Consultation on Integrated Carer Support Service: Regional Delivery Model closes 11 May. DSS: More
Inquiry into Local Adoption, submissions close 15 May. APH: More
National Children's Commissioner invites your input on child rights in Australia by 23 May. AHRC: More
LSAC seeks input: young people’s social, economic, cultural environments re wellbeing. AIFS: More
QLD Mental Health Commission’s survey to explore stakeholder views closes 1 Jun. QMHC: More
Get your free copy of the NAIDOC poster. More
Ideas for driving reconciliation in schools and early learning services. Narragunnawali: More
A guide to understanding the words & abbreviations on child welfare records. Find&Connect: More
Video: Teaching kids gratitude. Child Trends: More
Video: Australian Media Law and Policy: In Search of an Evidence-based Approach. GenNext: More
Online learning for rural doctors on family and domestic violence. ACRRM: More
Domestic violence safety assessment tool. NSW Government: More
Christa Maciver, C. (2018). Lifting the lid on hidden homelessness: a new analysis. Justlife Foundation.
Cocks, Jessica. (2018). Family Inclusion Initiatives in Child Welfare, Churchill Fellowship Report.
Lovell, N. and Bibby, J. (2018). What makes us healthy?An introduction to the social determinants of health. The Health Foundation.
Webster, A., Anderson, R., & Barr, M. (2017). Growing up unequal: How sex and gender impact young women’s health and wellbeing. (Women’s health issues paper No. 12). Melbourne: Women’s Health Victoria.
World Bank Group. (2018). Women, Business and the Law 2018. Washington, DC: World Bank. License: Creative Commons Attribution CC BY 3.0 IGO.
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