Projects

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Youth Advocate Program Evaluation Current

Funding Agency: Life Without Barriers
People Involved: Jennifer Skattebol, Hazel Blunden

The Youth Advocate Program (YAP) is a unique person-centred program, provided by Life Without Barriers (LWB), which aims to achieve successful transition to independent, supported living or to birth family for vulnerable and at-risk young people. The approach connects the young person leaving the…

Youth Unemployment in Australia Archive

Funding Agency: Citi Foundation
People Involved: Jennifer Skattebol, Trish Hill

Research project exploring the high rate of youth unemployment in Australia (particularly in low socio-economic communities) and specifically looking at transition from school to work or further education. Examines the employability of young people, identifying skills gaps and ‘best…

Youth exposure to and management of cyberbullying incidents in Australia Archive

Funding Agency: Australian Government Department of Communications
People Involved: Ilan Katz, Melissa Wong

The Australian Government Department of Communications commissioned the UNSW Social Policy Research Centre, the University of South Australia, the University of Western Sydney, the Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre, and the National Children’s and Youth Law Centre to research…

beyondblue research impact evaluation Archive

Funding Agency: beyondblue
People Involved: Deborah Brennan, Sandra Gendera

The aim of this project is to determine the degree to which beyondblue research funding from 2002-2010 has helped to improve the understanding of depression, anxiety and related disorders in Australia. Improvement is measured according to the following criteria:

    Overall body of evidence: the…