Brotherhood of St Laurence

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Beyond altruism: social welfare policy in American society. /

by Richan, Willard C.

Publisher: New York, NY Haworth Press 1987Description: 238p. Bibliography pp.215-231.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Children and families in focus: proceedings of the inaugural state conference of the Australian Early Childhood Association Victorian Branch, Melbourne, 11-12 Sept 1987. /

by Australian Early Childhood Association Victorian Branch State.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Early Childhood Association Victorian Branch 1988Description: 46p.Notes: Edited by Agnes Farrance Includes paper by Jenny Trethewey: Child Poverty: an issue for family support and public policy.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Our homeless children : report of the national inquiry into homeless children. /

by Australia. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Government Publishing Service 1989Other title: The Burdekin Report.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Chairman: Brian Burdekin. Commissioners: Jan Carter* and Wally DethlefsSummary: n 1987, after consulting with a wide range of individuals and organisations attempting to assist homeless children, analysing current policy directions and surveying the available literature, the Commission decided that there was a clear need for a national inquiry into homelessness as it affects children and young people. The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights provides that children are to be accorded such measures of protection as are required by their status as minors) The Declaration of the Rights of the Child provides, more specifically, that all children have a right to enjoy special protection, to receive adequate housing, and to be protected against all forms of neglect, cruelty and exploitation.' It was clear to the Commission that a large number of Australian children were being denied these fundamental human rights.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Future seekers : refugees and the law in Australia. /

by Crock, Mary | Saul, Ben.

Publisher: Annandale, N.S.W. The Federation Press 2002Description: xvii, 134 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Untold stories : memories and lives of Victorian Kooris /

by Critchett, Jan.

Publisher: Melbourne University Press 1998Description: xxi, 283p.: ill.Summary: Series of short Aboriginal biographies from the Western District of Victoria, drawing on both oral traditions and official records.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Damaging kids : children in Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs' Immigration Detention Centres. /

by Western Young People's Independent Network | Catholic Commission for Justice Development and Peace Melbourne.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Western Young People's Independent Network and Catholic Commission for Justice Development and Peace Melbourne 2002Description: 64 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: May 2002Availability: (1)

The `family package' and the cost of children. /

by Bradbury, Bruce.

Publisher: Kensington, N.S.W. SWRC 1989Description: 34 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A rape of the soul so profound : the return of the Stolen Generations /

by Read, Peter.

Publisher: St Leonards, NSW 1999Description: xi, 236 p. : ill.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: Writings drawn from articles and pamphlets by the author 1976 98 highlighting the issue of separation of Aboriginal children from their families.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The politics of knowledge in social service evaluation. /

by Meagher, Gabrielle.

Publisher: Parramatta, N.S.W. Uniting Care Burnside 2002Description: vi, 25 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. July 2002Availability: No items available

Community building for young people from the Horn of Africa : a report. /

by Ovens, Carolyn.

Publisher: Moonee Valley, Vic. Maribyrnong & Moonee Valley Local Learning & Employment Network 2003Description: 51 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: (1)

Lost children : condemning children to long-term disadvantage. /

by Flood, Michael | The Australia Institute.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Australia Institute 2004Description: viii, 40 p.Notes: URL: 'https://www.tai.org.au/' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:16:37 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseSummary: Recognising the benefits of early childhood education and care, this discussion paper documents the strong influence of parents incomes on their access to and use of child-care. The author concludes that poorer parents are priced out of the care they need for their children and parents in disadvantaged communities are more likely to find that no child-care places are available.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Children accompanying homeless clients 2002-03 : a report from the SAAP National Data Collection. /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2004Description: 67p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: AIHW cat. no. HOU 106Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Promising the children: a discussion paper on a national plan for children. /

by Carter, Jan | Trethewey, Jenny.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1990Description: 46 p. Bibliography: p. 45-46.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Duplicate held in Promise the children action on child poverty appendix - AR0813 / CP30Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Understanding vulnerability in early childhood : many stories, many challenges, many answers. /

by Hydon, Catharine | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Stanley, Janet | Van Dyke, Nina | Carbone, Stephen.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. 2004Description: 7 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 6-7)Availability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).
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Parent support strategies : final report. /

by Warrilow, Prue | Fisher, Karen | Valentine, Kylie.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2004Description: vi, 51 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: "For Families First, Cumberland Prospect" -- cover March 2004 Includes bibliographical references (p. 50-51)Availability: (1)

Response to Burdekin: selected responses to Our Homeless Youth, the National Enquiry into Homeless Children by the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission. /

by National Clearinghouse for Youth Studies (Australia) | Brownell, Mary | Allison, Sheila.

Publisher: Hobart, Tas. National Clearinghouse for Youth Studies, Centre for Education, University of Tasmania 1989Description: 48 p.Notes: Editors: Mary Brownell, Sheila AllisonAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Protecting children : ten priorities for children's wellbeing and safety in Victoria : submission. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Nicholson, Tony.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 2004Description: 2 p. PDF.Other title: [Submission to] Community Care Division, Department of Human Services.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Summary: Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Aboriginal child poverty /

by Choo, Christine | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1990Description: 126 p.Other title: Child poverty policy review ; 2.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Sponsored by the Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care Bibliography: p. 121-126Summary: A Brotherhood publication, one of the first works to document and describe the extent and impact of child poverty among Aboriginal Australians, drawing on consultations with Aboriginal and Islander Child Care Agencies.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Working with children bill 2005 : discussion paper. /

by Victoria. Department of Justice.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. The Department 2004Description: 42p., ii, 48 p.Notes: December 2004Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Protecting children : ten priorities for children's wellbeing and safety in Victoria : technical options paper. /

by Victoria. Department of Human Services. Community Care Division.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. The Department 2004Description: 156 p.Notes: August 2004Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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