Child Family Community Australia

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) is an information exchange for practitioners, policy makers, service providers and researchers working with children, families and communities. CFCA is funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Social Services.

Recent publications

Fatherhood and mental illness
CFCA Paper— Feb 2015

A broad overview of some of the key issues identified in the growing literature on paternal mental illness

CFCA Resource Sheet— Jan 2015

Information on how to report suspected child abuse and neglect, including key contacts in each state and territory

CFCA Resource Sheet— Jan 2015

A list of national and state/territory helplines and telephone counselling services for children, young people and parents

Our next event

Webinar— 12 Mar 2015

This webinar will present the evidence on "what works" to engage fathers, and describe recent initiatives using digital technology with dads.

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