Cultural Diversity and Child Protection: A Review of the Australian Research on the Needs of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) and Refugee Children and Families.
Published: July 2012
The aim of this paper is to: (1) review the available Australian research on the interface between Child Protection System and families from culturally and linguistically diverse and refugee backgrounds; (2) identify gaps within research knowledge and propose future research priorities; (3) develop recommendations for ways in which practitioners and policymakers can begin to address the current gaps in service delivery, data collection, policy and practice guidelines. (Author abstract)
Australia; cultural competency; refugees; immigrants; research; service delivery