Person

Christie Robertson

Report

The views of NSW children and young people in out-of-home care: NSW results from the National Out-of-Home Care and NSW Residential Care Surveys

This report presents a summary of the NSW survey results providing a comparison between the NSW and national results, and between the OOHC and residential care surveys in NSW.
Briefing paper

Birth family contact for children and young people in out-of-home care: What does the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study tell us?

Good quality contact between children and young people in OOHC and their birth families can promote positive outcomes. This Evidence to Action Note outlines key findings related to birth family contact for children and young people in the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study (POCLS). Links...
Briefing paper

Casework support for children and young people in out-of-home care and their carers: What does the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study tell us?

Adequate information and support from caseworkers can assist in meeting the needs of a child or young person in OOHC and maintaining stability in a placement. This Evidence to Action Note outlines some key findings and issues related to the provision of casework support to...
Briefing paper

Carer parenting practices and children’s relationships with carer families: What does the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study tell us?

Relationships between children and caregivers play an essential role in the development of a child’s health and wellbeing. This Evidence to Action Note outlines key findings related to carer parenting practices and the relationships between children, carers and their carer families, for children and young...
Briefing paper

The childcare and early learning experiences of children in out-of-home care: What does the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study tell us?

The childcare and early learning experiences of young children are important factors that influence their wellbeing outcomes. This Evidence to Action Note outlines key findings related to the childcare and early learning experiences of a group of children in OOHC in New South Wales aged...