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The Resource Stories on 'growing up' from Indigenous people in the ACT metro / Queanbeyan region, Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health in collaboration with the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Stories on 'growing up' from Indigenous people in the ACT metro / Queanbeyan region, Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health in collaboration with the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Label
Stories on 'growing up' from Indigenous people in the ACT metro / Queanbeyan region
Title
Stories on 'growing up' from Indigenous people in the ACT metro / Queanbeyan region
Statement of responsibility
Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health in collaboration with the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Title variation
Improving the lives of Australians
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The purpose of the ACT trial was to collect information about Indigenous children growing up strong in the region, focussing on the role of family, community and service providers in developing ways to encourage resilience in future generations; to identify key elements of successful community engagement, including strategies for qualitative data collection and ways to feed back information and data to participating communities [p. 5]; sets out research methods; overview of findings shows that for the best start in life children need: strong family support systems and role models; knowing the child's health status; quality child care both within the family and outside the family; feeling connected to the child during the pre-natal and post-natal period; opportunities for learning about culture and history; includes vignettes of children's experiences throughout the report
Member of
Cataloging source
ASSD
Dewey number
361.60994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Australia
  • Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health (Australia)
  • Telethon Institute for Child Health Research
  • Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children (Australia)
Series statement
Occasional paper,
Series volume
no. 20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Youth, Aboriginal Australian
  • Youth, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Youth, Aboriginal Australian
  • Youth, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Stories on 'growing up' from Indigenous people in the ACT metro / Queanbeyan region, Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health in collaboration with the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Footprints in time, The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 39
Contents
1. Background and context : Introduction -- The purpose of this paper -- Location and rational for site selection -- More about footprints in time: The longitudinal study of Indigenous children ; Linkages with other programs, surveys or research projects -- 2. About the trial in the ACT metro/Queanbeyan region : Purpose of the trial ; Outcomes ; Importance of community engagement -- 3. Method for the ACT metro/Queanbeyan trial : Footprints in time collection and reporting methods ; Data and information collection ; Limitations -- 4. Overview of findings: What participants said were important contributors to Indigenous children growing up strong and resilient : Starting out (0-4) years ; Growing up (5-17 years) ; Family role (0-17 years) ; The role of services ; Summary and conclusion -- Appendices : History and demography of the ACT metro/Queanbeyan region -- Focus group questions and prompts -- In-depth interview questions and prompts -- Indigenous specific and mainstream services used by Indigenous ACT/Queanbeyan residents
Control code
000042952883
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
vi, 40 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9781921380860
Other physical details
maps
Terms governing use
Commonwealth of Australia 2008
Label
Stories on 'growing up' from Indigenous people in the ACT metro / Queanbeyan region, Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health in collaboration with the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Publication
Note
"Footprints in time, The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 39
Contents
1. Background and context : Introduction -- The purpose of this paper -- Location and rational for site selection -- More about footprints in time: The longitudinal study of Indigenous children ; Linkages with other programs, surveys or research projects -- 2. About the trial in the ACT metro/Queanbeyan region : Purpose of the trial ; Outcomes ; Importance of community engagement -- 3. Method for the ACT metro/Queanbeyan trial : Footprints in time collection and reporting methods ; Data and information collection ; Limitations -- 4. Overview of findings: What participants said were important contributors to Indigenous children growing up strong and resilient : Starting out (0-4) years ; Growing up (5-17 years) ; Family role (0-17 years) ; The role of services ; Summary and conclusion -- Appendices : History and demography of the ACT metro/Queanbeyan region -- Focus group questions and prompts -- In-depth interview questions and prompts -- Indigenous specific and mainstream services used by Indigenous ACT/Queanbeyan residents
Control code
000042952883
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
vi, 40 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9781921380860
Other physical details
maps
Terms governing use
Commonwealth of Australia 2008

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