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Australia's health 2006

This is the tenth biennial health report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. It is the nation's authoritative source of information on patterns of health and illness, determinants of health, the supply and use of health services, and health services expenditure.

Australia's Health Publications

Australia’s Health is a biennial health report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. The report combines analytical feature articles on highly topical health issues with statistical snapshots.

Australia's welfare 2001

Australia's Welfare is the most comprehensive and authoritative source of national information on welfare services in Australia.

Australia's welfare 2003: the sixth biennial report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Australia’s Welfare 2003 is the sixth biennial report on Australia’s welfare. The report describes

welfare services and assistance in the areas of ageing and aged care, disability, family

and children, housing and homelessness.

Australia's welfare 2007

Australia's welfare 2007 is the eighth biennial welfare report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. It is the most comprehensive and authoritative source of national information on welfare services in Australia.

Australia's welfare 2009: The ninth biennial welfare report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

This report provides statistics and related information concerning topics such as families, ageing, disability and housing, as well as an outline of the development of welfare-related information and statistics during the 2-year period to June 2009.

Australia's young people 2003: Their health and wellbeing

This report provides comprehensive information on the health status of young people including causes of hospitalisations and deaths, chronic diseases, infectious diseases, injury, disability, reproductive and sexual health.

Australian Cerebral Palsy Child Study: protocol of a prospective population based study of motor and brain development of preschool aged children with cerebral palsy

This paper is a protocol which describes a large population-based study of early motor development and brain structure in a representative sample of preschool aged children with Cerebral palsy (CP), using direct clinical assessment.

Australian Social Trends 2006

Australian Social Trend 2006 provides an overview of some key social trends in the various areas of social concern and brings together information from across the different areas to address complex social issues.

Australian Social Trends, 2007

Australian Social Trend provides an overview of some key social trends in the various areas of social concern and brings together information from across the different areas to address complex social issues.

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Research to Action Guides

  • A Guide for disability practitioners, schools, employers and young people looking to make the transition from school to employment in Australia....
  • The Culturally Proficient Service Delivery Research to Action Guide has been developed to assist in the provision of accessible, appropriate and effective disab...