Browse publications

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.

For wider searches, use the library catalogue or contact the library staff by phone (03) 9483 1387 or by email library(@)bsl.org.au;


To filter publications, choose ONE of the options below:


By Louise Kyle, Fiona Macdonald, James Doughney and Joanne Pyke, 2004

Published by the Ecumenical Migration Centre of the Brotherhood of St Laurence

Read more

By Mary Tresize-Brown, 2004

Discussion of youth employment has often focused on what employers want young people to have.

Read more

(PDF file, 481 KB)

Read more

By Pam Temby, George Housakos and Stephen Ziguras, 2004

This report briefly describes the Brotherhood of St Laurence’s work to assist long-term unemployed residents of two inner city housing estates to gain employment.

Read more

By Daniel Perkins, Lucy Nelms and Paul Smyth, 2004 (PDF file, 92 KB)

Read more

September 2004 (PDF file, 70 KB)

Read more

By Catherine Jones Finer, 2004 (PDF file, 78 KB)

Read more

By Richard Percival and Simon Kelly, NATSEM, 2004

The Brotherhood of St Laurence and The Myer Foundation supported this research into the future demand and supply of informal care for older Australians, prepared for Carers Australia by NATSEM, University of Canberra.

Read more

(PDF file, 323 KB)

Read more

July 2004 (PDF file, 59 KB)

Read more

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.

Find out more about the work of the Brotherhood
Australian Aboriginal flag, a yellow circle on two horizontal black and red stripes

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.

Torres Strait Islander flag, an icon of a traditional headdress on blue, black and green stripes