Family by Family

We want to see all families thrive not just survive

Archive for 2012

Economic review of Family by Family

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

The Chairman of the TACSI board Nicholas Gruen wrote a column about Family by Family in The Age. It looks at not only the social outcomes of Family by Family but also the economic benefits that it is having on the state.   Family by Family improves children's outcomes

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Family by Family has amazing news! We were the South Australian Winners of the inaugural ‘Play Your Part Award’ for National Child Protection Week 2012. For the last decade, National Child Protection Week (NCPW) has provided individuals, organisations and communities across the country with an opportunity to come together to raise awareness of child abuse and neglect in Australia. The…

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Hi I'm Ruhina and I am a sharing kid in Playford. Family by family to me is a great experience because the program helps people from the community to learn how to make better friendship skills. Throughout my time in Family by Family I have gained a lot of skills. For example I learnt how to help my parents with making…

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Biologically informed design

Thursday, September 13, 2012

One of my favourite things about being a designer in the social space is the diversity of subject areas I’ve had the chance to deep dive into. I’ve spent time uncovering how cities work best for people, how we can enable great living in later life and, most recently, how families can make change happen for themselves. One of the…

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The Business of Scale

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

We often talk about blending different types of thinking in our approach to social problem solving. Much focus in the social innovation world has been placed on using co-design methods as an effective mechanism for ideation and prototyping new social solutions. However, we know too well that good ideas often fail because of poor foresight. More recently, the global social…

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