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Sue West

Research report

25 Sep 2017

This research paper highlights the astonishing rates of child development from conception to the end of age two and the benefits of a holistic approach to children’s health.

Research report

25 Sep 2017

This abridged version summarises the key concepts outlined in the full paper; namely, the evidence for the biological, global, social, ecological, and individual factors that are reshaping our understanding of the first 1000 days of a child's development.

Research report

31 May 2017

This report presents findings from the Melbourne Children’s Knowledge Translation & Research Impact Framework project.

Literature review

4 Nov 2014

The evidence summary begins by considering the importance of place. This leads to a discussion of why different approaches to services and service delivery are required, including a brief description of recent changes in the conditions in which families are raising young children and the...

Research report

4 Nov 2014

This publication provides a snapshot of who is driving, doing and supporting place-based approaches to improve children’s outcomes. The snapshot is made up of two parts:

Table 1:

Australian child-focused place-based policies, leading practice in communities, research, and organisations and initiatives offering strategic...

Research report

4 Nov 2014

Executive summary

Increasingly, governments in Australia have recognised place-based approaches as a means to tackle disadvantage and address the complex problems faced by children and families in today’s society. While many place-based initiatives have generated rich learning experiences and positive results, too often...

Research report

4 Nov 2014

Executive summary

Overview

Increasingly, governments, philanthropy, practitioners and communities in Australia have recognised place-based approaches as a means to tackle disadvantage and address the complex problems faced by children and families in today’s society. However, there is a perceived lack of...

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