Megan Griffiths

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19 Apr 2010

The SPRC's Making a Difference project explores the perceptions of economically disadvantaged young Australians (aged 11 to 17 years), how they experience economic adversity and may experience exclusion in family, school, neighbourhood and peer domains. Preliminary findings show that many young Australians on low income...


11 Sep 2009

Non-resident parenthood has become a topic of growing interest in social policy in recent decades. This is mainly because of concern about the consequences for children of growth in divorce and separation, but also because of increasing interest from governments’ in ensuring that both parents...


16 Mar 2009

The report focuses on how mentoring practices and policies in Australia can best meet the needs of young people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, with a focus on young people from the Horn of Africa. In this study, people from the Horn of Africa...


23 Nov 2007

Studies of Australian poverty have concentrated on comparing people's incomes with poverty lines. By focusing on income alone, poverty research has failed to connect with the actual living standards experienced by those in poverty. This paper addresses the broader issues of poverty and is the...

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