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For over 50 years, BSL has produced a wide range of research examining how poverty impacts people’s lives at every stage.
Search below for BSL-authored reports, policy submissions, summaries, working papers, etc. dating back to 2000. For works from 1999 and earlier, please see note on earlier works below the search results.
This is the interim report of an evaluation of BSL' s Parents As Career Transition Supports (PACTS) project, a DEST-funded pilot project running in schools on the Mornington Peninsula.
While Commonwealth-funded settlement services for refugees stop short of employment assistance, mainstream employment programs are generally not equipped to address the particular and complex needs of refugees.
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.
This working paper suggests that social reformers might need to reframe and repackage their policies in such a way as to alleviate the concerns about economic costs and welfare dependency.
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.
Note on earlier works
In addition to our current research topics, BSL has previously undertaken research on the following concepts. We recommend you visit our library catalogue by clicking on these keywords, ; ; ; ; ; ; ; and .