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A picture of Australia's children [2005] /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2009Description: xvi, 119 p. : ill.Notes: Includes bibliographical references AIHW Cat. No. 58 This is the third national report on the health and wellbeing of Australian children -- preface May 2005 This report was authored by Indrani Pieris-Caldwell and Meredith Bryant --page x.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A picture of Australia's children 2009 /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2009Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: This report delivers the latest information on how, as a nation, we are faring according to key indicators of child health, development and wellbeing. Death rates among children have fallen dramatically, and most children are physically active and meet minimum standards for reading and numeracy. But it is not all good news. Rates of severe disability and diabetes are on the rise. Too many children are overweight or obese, or are at risk of homelessness, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children fare worse on most key indicatorsAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A picture of Australia's children 2012

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2012Description: xi, 150 p. : ill.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Bibliography : p. 135-146 Appendices : p. 117-134 "The primary contributors to this report were Ingrid Seebus, Deanna Eldridge, Karen Pegrum, Alison Watters and Kate Wright of the Children, Youth and Families Unit of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare ..."--P. v.Summary: This report provides the latest information on how Australia is faring according to key indicators of child health, development, and wellbeing. Deaths rates for infants and children have declined since 1986, rates of risky drinking and smoking among children aged 12-14 are down, and most children achieve above the minimum standards for reading and numeracy. But there is still room for improvement. Almost one-quarter of children are developmentally vulnerable at school entry, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and children in socioeconomic disadvantaged areas are likely to fare worse across a broad range of indicators.Availability: (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).

Children in the Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) : final report. /

by Norris, Kate | Thompson, Denise | Eardley, Tony.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.facs.gov.au/internet/facsinternet.nsf/vIA/saap2/Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Demand for SAAP accommodation by homeless people 2003 04 : 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 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/aus/bulletin34/bulletin34.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:23:26 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Demand for SAAP assistance by homeless people 2002-03 : a report from the SAAP national data collection. /

by Karmel, Rosemary | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/hou/dsaapahp02-03/dsaapahp02-03.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:18:53 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Demand for SAAP assistance by homeless people 2003-04 : 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 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/hou/dsaapahp03-04/dsaapahp03-04.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:23:25 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Demand for SAAP assistance by homeless people 2004-05 : 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 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/hou/dsaapahp04-05/dsaapahp04-05.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:40:59 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Demand for SAAP assistance by homeless people 2005-06 : 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 2007Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/hou/dfsaapabhp05-06/dfsaapabhp05-06.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:46:57 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Demand for SAAP assistance by homeless people 2006-07 : 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 2008Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/hou/dfsaapabhp05-06/dfsaapabhp05-06.pdf' Checked: 2/03/2009 9:54:45 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Developing models of good practice in meeting the needs of homeless young people in rural areas : final report. /

by Beer, Andrew | Delfabbro, Paul | Natalier, Kristin.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute 2005Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Developing models of good practice in meeting the needs of homeless young people in rural areas . /

by Beer, Andrew | Delfabbro, Paul | Natalier, Kristin.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute 2003Description: PDF.Summary: This project develops models of good practice in dealing with homeless young people in rural areas. Homelessness is often considered to be a problem of the capital cities and major urban areas, but there is a growing awareness of the non-metropolitan homeless population.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Finding home: policy options for addressing homelessness in Canada /

by Hulchanski, J. David (ed.) | Campsie, Philippa(ed.) | Chau, Shirley B.Y.(ed.) | Hwang, Stephen W. (ed.) | Paradis, Emily (ed.).

Publisher: Toronto, Canada Cities Centre Press, University of Toronto 2009Description: 809 p., ill.: col.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: This e-book includes summaries of recently completed research reports as well as the best and most policy-relevant published articles from scholarly journals. The chapters have been edited to keep them at a length of 3,000 to 9,000 words and to ensure that they are accessible to a non-specialist audience. Each chapter is available in 2 formats: as a separate downloadable PDF or in the device-independent ePub format. The e-book is organized into themes that represent specific groups of homeless people and issues that intersect with homelessness, along with a section on research issues. The book is designed to grow over time as new chapters are added.Summary: Finding Home aims to fill a gap in the information available on homelessness by providing an easily accessible collection of the best Canadian research and policy analysis on homelessness.Availability: (1)

Hanover for our homeless : housing, support, research. /

by Hanover Welfare Services.

Publisher: 05/22/2003 14:26:26http://www.hanover.org.au/ 2003Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 08/20/2003 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCESummary: Cataloguer's description: Hanover is an independent welfare agency that takes it's name from where it began in 1964, Hanover Street in Fitzroy. It's mission is to empower people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness by delivering services, conducting research and by advocacy.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Homeless people in SAAP : SAAP National Data Collection annual report 2002–03 : Australia. /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2004Description: HTML.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/hou/saapndcar02-03/saapndcar02-03.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:18:42 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Homeless people in SAAP : SAAP National Data Collection Annual Report 2004 05 : Victoria supplementary tables. /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2006Description: xv, 63 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) AIHW cat. no. HOU 134Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Homeless people in SAAP : SAAP National Data Collection annual report 2005-06 : Australia. /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2006Description: xxi, 135 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p.135) AIHW cat. no. HOU 156Summary: This is the eleventh annual report of the Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) National Data Collection. It provides an overview of assistance given to clients and their children by the Program in 2005-06. SAAP provides transitional supported accommodation and related support services to help homeless people-including women and children escaping domestic violence-achieve the maximum possible degree of self-reliance and independence -- Publisher website.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Homeless people in SAAP : SAAP National Data Collection annual report 2006-07 : Australia. /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2008Description: x, 133 p.: ill.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/index.cfm/title/10523' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:42:23 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseSummary: This is the Series 12 annual report of the Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) National Data Collection. It provides an overview of assistance given to clients and their children by the Program in 2006-07. SAAP provides transitional supported accommodation and related support services to help homeless people - including women and children escaping domestic violence - achieve the maximum possible degree of self-reliance and independence -- Publisher website.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Homelessness among young people in Australia : early intervention and prevention : a report to the National Youth Affairs Research Scheme. /

by Crane, Phil | Brannock, Jillian.

Publisher: Hobart, Tas. National Clearinghouse for Youth Studies 1996Description: ix, 122 p. ; 26 cm.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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