FEATURED REPORTThis research examined the strengths and limitations of ‘toolkits’ designed to help employers remove barriers for particular jobseeker groups. »
FEATURED REPORT Installing an efficient hot water system might reduce energy costs, but may be too expensive or too daunting for low-income households. The Home Energy Efficiency Upgrade Program addressed these barriers. »
FEATURED PUBLICATION Will increased choice in community aged care benefit all consumers? Our research explored how older Australians are adjusting to the radical recent changes of Consumer Directed Care. »
What can be learned from a pilot employment program for asylum seekers? Read our latest report.
Reseachers examine key basic income proposals and trials in Australia and overseas.
Read about employment for asylum seekers, addressing energy costs, school to work transitions and more in our latest enenwsletter.
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Unemployed people on Newstart survive on as little as $38.48 a day - that's $269.40 a week for all the essentials.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.
Acknowledgement of country
The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.