Australia has a rich bank of qualitative research that describes the circumstances, personal characteristics, and practices of people who experience homelessness. More recently research has investigated the pathways into and out of homelessness. However, to date there has been little investigation of the structural drivers of homelessness and minimal use of quantitative evidence to inform an understanding of the role that housing and labour market conditions play in shaping whether people are more or less vulnerable to homelessness.Read more
Early Bird Registrations closing 29 August 2014 - Save $300! The Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) will hold its annual conference at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre on 29 and 30 October, followed by a Research Day on 31 October. The conference theme is 'The Shape of Things to Come', and will address the role of public administration in shaping society and the public sector’s capacity for ideas, energy and ability to work together to achieve shared outcomes.Read more
FRSA invites you to come along to the 2014 National Conference "Wellbeing for Children, Families and Communities - Future policies, programs and practice," 4-6 November 2014.
Register now to join with over 500 delegates and hear from Australian and International speakers. The format of the Conference will feature a mix of keynotes and panel discussions as well as 60 concurrent session presentations. Be challenged whilst exploring the changing role of community service organisations in supporting the wellbeing of Children, Families and Communities into the future.Read more
Essential training for the case management agency, educator, practitioner, professional or supervisor” ~ brought to you by the CMSA, Australia & New Zealand’s national registration & regulatory body for Certified Case Managers™Read more