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Our publications document Brotherhood research and policy analysis, share learning from evaluations of Brotherhood services, and keep our supporters informed about our work.

See also journal articles and contributions to books by Brotherhood researchers.

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September 2005 (PDF, 57 KB)

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By Catherine Waterhouse and Philippa Angley, 2005

The authors interviewed twelve Brotherhood clients in three small focus groups in order to identify themes for further investigation of the nature and dimensions of social exclusion affecting older Australians.

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July 2005 (PDF file, 32 KB)

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By Daniel Perkins, 2005

The aim of this study is to evaluate how well the Personal Support Programme (PSP) enables people with multiple non-vocational barriers to achieve economic and/or social outcomes.

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By Jo Barraket, 2005 (PDF file, 93 KB)

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June 2005 (PDF file, 122 KB)

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June 2005 (PDF file, 37 KB)

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By Janet Stanley, Cassandra Eadie and Carole Baker, 2005

This Brotherhood of St Laurence study, commissioned by Camcare, the Rotary Club of Hawthorn and Foundation Boroondara, is an attempt to quantify the problem of children growing up in poverty in Boroondara, a local government area in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs.

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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.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

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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.

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