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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 earlier publications, please see note below the search results.
In this first issue of the Social Barometer series, the Brotherhood of St Laurence seeks to add to the literature highlighting the disadvantages facing some of Australia’s children.
This report identifies current models and practices of spiritual care in a range of high and low-care aged care settings in Melbourne, and considers the implications for best practice in intentional, integrated and holistic spiritual care.
The authors interviewed twelve BSL 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.
Note on earlier works
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