You are here: HomeSector development and sustainability

Current CADR projects

Download a summary of our current projects;

We want to hear from you!

Help us improve the CADR clearing house

Sector development and sustainability

Deaf and hearing impaired children in regional and rural areas: Parent views on educational services

The aim of this study was to survey parents of deaf and hearing impaired students located in regional and rural Western Australia to gain an insight into the level of satisfaction with current services.

Decent working conditions for care workers? The intersections of employment regulation, the funding market and gender norms

This article documents key intersections and tensions between labour regulation, the regulatory force of the funding market and gender norms, and their impact not only on wages, but also on the meagre working time standards that currently exist for many frontline care workers.

Developing a Consistent Approach to Determining Priority for HACC Services

This paper reports on the development of a Priority of Access tool for Home and Community Care services provided by local governments in the Western Metropolitan Region of Victoria.

Developing a voice as a practitioner researcher

This exegesis documents a research journey that began with the intent to construct a purpose built building to accommodate an existing centre-based early intervention service.

Developing behavioural training services to meet defined standards within an Australian statewide disability service system and the associated client outcomes

This study examined and the impact of the behavioural services training on the associated client outcomes and the severity rings of subsequent referrals in disability services in Tasmania.

Disability and Society

Disability and Society is an international journal providing a focus for debate about such issues as human rights, discrimination, definitions, policy and practices.

Disability Care and Support, Productivity Commission

This Productivity Commission report explains what is wrong with the current arrangements and how to improve them. It shows how a new system would work for people with a disability and their families, and how it would provide benefits for the community as

Disability citizenship: an Australian human rights analysis of the cultural industries

This paper takes direction from social approaches to disability that place the experience of people with disabilities (PwD) at the centre of the research paradigm by examining this population’s human rights’ experiences in their cultural life in the Australian context.

Disability support services 2001, national data on services provided under the Commonwealth/State Disability Agreement

This report provides estimates relating to a single day (‘snapshot day’) and deals with: 1) consumers and their characteristics; 2) services received; and 3) numbers of service outlets for CSDA-funded services.

Disability support services 2004-05: national data on services provided under the Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement

This report presents information on service type outlets that are funded to deliver CSTDA services; characteristics of the people who use CSTDA-funded services and support needs and informal carers of people using CSTDA-funded services.

Academic Literature
Academic Literature
Academic Literature
Published Literature
Academic Literature
Academic Literature
Online Resources
Academic Literature
Published Literature
Published Literature
green strip

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...