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Thin ice : living with serious mental illness and poverty in Tasmania /

by Cameron, Prue | Anglicare Tasmania | Flanagan, Jo.

Publisher: Hobart, Tas. Anglicare Tasmania 2004Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: May 2004 Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: This report investigates the lives of Tasmanians with serious mental illness who are living on a low income from the perspective of both people who have a mental illness as well as their families. The principal concern of this report is to understand the interconnections between poverty and serious mental illness and the compounding effects of this experience. How does living with severely limited financial and social resources affect the course of their illness? What is required to increase the stability and security in their lives essential for them to best manage their illness?Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Anglican services in Victoria /

by Anglicare Victoria.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Anglicare Victoria 2006Description: 39 p. : col. maps.Notes: September 2006Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Pies for Collingwood : ensuring access to quality and affordable food for residents in Collingwood. /

by Nechwatal, Maria.

Publisher: Collingwood, Vic. Good Shepherd Youth and Family Service 2000Description: 48 p.Notes: March 2000 Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Human rights and climate change : background paper /

by Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission 2008Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Bibliography : p. 25-27Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Mobile health for independent living : landscape report /

by American Association of Retired Persons.

Publisher: Washington, DC AARP International Feb 2011Description: 15p.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: Mobile health, or mHealth, refers to the provision of health services using mobile devices. It is a subset of eHealth, which encompasses all aspects of computing and electronic communications in healthcare. Mobile health can be further segmented into phone-based and embedded mobile solutions...Exec summaryAvailability: (1)

Welfare agencies and the provision of emergency relief in Australia /

by Homel, Jacqueline | Australia. Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs | Ryan, Chris.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Dept. of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs 2012Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Bibliography : p. 68-69Summary: The aim of this report is to describe whether and how the provision of emergency relief, as well as the characteristics of the people who were assisted, changed between 2007 and mid-2010. The report uses data collected by three major welfare agencies over this period: Anglicare (Diocese of Sydney), the Salvation Army Southern Territory (Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia), and St Vincent de Paul (Victoria).Availability: (1)

Give and take : an evaluation of the Brotherhood's material aid service /

by Montague, Meg | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1980Description: iii,122 p.Other title: Give and take : an evaluation of the material aid service.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: January 1980 Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Material Aid Service : a review of the first six months of operation, 12.11.72 - 11.5.73. /

by Benn, Concetta | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Alderson, Glen.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1973Description: PDF.Other title: Brotherhood of St. Laurence Project Report.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: July 1973Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Life's not meant to be impossible : an ARC report on the need for a government emergency aid program and a guaranteed minimum income scheme. /

by Benjamin, Joan (ed.) | Action and Resource Centre.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. ARC 1977Description: 40 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: ARC started in 1972 at the Brotherhood of St Laurence as The Family Centre Project. Action and Resource Centre (ARC) for low-income families opened in 1972 on a self-management basis, taking over from the Family Centre and continuing the Family Centre Project philosophy - 'low-income people need a voice and an organisation where they can help other low income people'. With 95 member families, fifteen members of the Family Centre were employed as resource workers. The ARC's Support Work Program (SWOP) provided employment for men who had been out of work for some time. The formal agreement between the BSL and the Action & Resource Centre was signed on 28 July 1976, the first step towards autonomy for the project.(BSL timeline)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Emergency aid : whose responsibility? /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1976Description: 17 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Emergency relief. /

by Griffiths, David.

Publisher: Queanbeyan, N.S.W. Social Welfare Commission 1975Description: 71 p. Bibliography.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: A report prepared for the Social Welfare Commission by David Griffiths of the Brotherhood of St. Laurence with recommendations by the CommissionAvailability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Emergency relief in Victoria. /

by McClelland, Alison | Gow, Helen.

Publisher: Collingwood, Vic. VCOSS 1982Description: 121 p.Notes: The report of the Victorian Emergency Relief Project (January 1980 - June 1981)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Extending support : the Brotherhood's view of the recession. /

by Blaskett, Beverley.

Publisher: unpub. 1991Description: 5p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Submitted as journal article to Australian Association of Social Workers, Victorian Branch, newsletterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Survey of Victorian emergency relief providers : preliminary report of results to VCOSS and VERC [Victorian Emergency Relief Committee]. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 1994Description: 3 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Summary: Provides summary statistics of emergency relief client characteristics.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Workshop : the new links workplace.

by Jackson, Sue | ANZ Trustees | Australian Institute of Family Studies | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 1993Description: 6 p.Other title: Future of Work Project : paper presented at Workshop : the new links workplace. .Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Workshop conducted by ANZ Trustees & Australian Institute of Family StudiesAvailability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).
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Stretched to the limit : Western Port emergency relief review project. /

by Souter, Robyn.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St. Laurence 1986Description: 46 p.Other title: Western Port emergency relief review project..Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Review of the allocation and distribution of emergency relief funding. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 1996Description: 3 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Response to consultation paper, Emergency Relief Review, Department of Health and Family ServicesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

A long way from home : family homelessness in the current welfare context. /

by Bartholomew, Terry.

Publisher: Geelong, Vic. Deakin University 1999Description: xvii, 169 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Income support position paper : final draft. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 1999Description: 16 leaves.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: September 1999 This paper was drafted by the `Living Needs Support' practice group throughout 1999. This group consists of BSL staff and managers for income support services and a Social Action and research representative.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Our greatest strength : consulting with service users for social action : the report of the Social Action Oriented Consultation Project. /

by Jope, Sally | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: unpub. 2000Description: 15 p. PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: October 2000 Summary: The purpose of this project is to explore the consultation process used by staff at Just Essentials, the Brotherhood of St Laurence's material aid service in Frankston, and to consider the potential for more active participation of service users in social action in other Brotherhood services, using such a process. The Just Essentials' process involved consultations with service users that identified and documented the impact of social issues on low-income households. Two of these issues were researched further and the results used by the Brotherhood's Social Action and Research unit. Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

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