Health & Wellbeing

Report
22 September 2016

This report focuses on the mental health of populations in small areas across Australia. It aims to assist Primary Health Networks and others in making informed decisions about resources required...

Briefing paper
22 September 2016

This evidence brief provides recommendations for health service providers including hospitals and Primary Health Networks (PHNs) to increase the role of consumers in designing healthcare services...

Report
21 September 2016

This report brings together the available evidence on early childhood intervention and scrutinises state and federal government programs from the past two decades that focus on improving children’...

Report
20 September 2016

This report provides an overview of permanency planning and long-term care for children in out-of-home care, noting current concepts and describing available data and development work being...

Report
19 September 2016

Examines age-standardised rates and methods of suicide by health professionals, and compares these with suicide rates for other occupations.

Policy
16 September 2016

This New Zealand policy enables organisations to demonstrate commitment to the health and wellbeing of staff, and visitors by providing healthy food and drink options consistent with the Eating...

Working paper
15 September 2016

This paper finds that a consumption measure out-performs income in predicting subjective wellbeing.

Report
14 September 2016

This report examines the adequacy of the Age Pension both qualitatively, through focus groups and town meetings, and quantitatively, through analysis of social survey data.

Report
13 September 2016

The aim of the study was to determine if there was a difference in the prevalence of dental health outcomes in children that was associated with access to fluoridated water in Western Australia....

Website
13 September 2016

This webpage sumarises the proposed changes to New Zealand family violence law and provides links to the cabinet papers and further information.