Health & Wellbeing

Report
2 May 2016

More than 4,000 children and young people take part in consultations to tell the NSW Government what is or is not working for them.

Article
2 May 2016

Men can expect to die approximately five years sooner than women, and men are more likely to die as a result of unintentional injury and suicide relative to women.

Report
30 April 2016

The opportunity exists to consider more transformative policy choices and reform directions that will yield the substantial productivity improvements Australia needs to be able to provide a...

Audio interview
29 April 2016

Interview with Associate Professor David MacKenzie, from Swinburne University, about a new study examining the costs of youth homelessness in Australia.

Report
28 April 2016

Federal Senate Select Committee on Health report into the re-emergence of Coal Workers' Pneumoconiosis (CWP).

Article
28 April 2016

This article argues that the Australian government needs to adopt a more sophisticated approach to addressing social problems such as homelessness, by investing in early intervention programs and...

Report
28 April 2016

This research brief examines the cost of youth homelessness in Australia and outlines the economic and social benefits that could be gained by adopting tailored early intervention strategies and...

Briefing paper
26 April 2016

Examines the National Emergency Access Targets with a focus on the policy instruments used and their effectiveness. This brief argues against the use of financially incentivised process measures...

Discussion paper
20 April 2016

Discusses the extensive evidence that women’s mental health needs are significantly different from those of men and argues that it is time for a new approach aimed at tackling these gendered risks...

Report
20 April 2016

The Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) has released a short ‘in fact’ paper on analysis of the level of police-recorded repeat family violence perpetration in Victoria over the past ten years.