The Institute of Child Protection Studies (ICPS) has released a new research update, which includes information about current research projects.
ICPS aims to enhance the well-being of children, young people and families through quality research, evaluation, training and community education; and is based within the Learning Sciences Institute Australia, in the Faculty of Education and Arts.
The February 2015 update provides information on the following current research projects:
kContact: Keeping contact between parents and children in care
Developing an understanding of how children understand and experience safety in institutions
Refugee Communities Intercultural Dialogue: Building relationships, building communities
Child Protection Practitioner Survey
The needs and experiences of biological children of foster carers
Outcomes of identifying AOD use during pregnancy on women, their parents and their children