Family by Family

We want to see all families thrive not just survive

Publications

Mt Druitt Scoping Report

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Welcome to Mt Druitt! Download the Mt Druitt Scoping Report. Mount Druitt, or “Mounty County” as it is affectionately known by the locals, is a community of contrasts. Shattered glass, boarded-up shops covered in graffiti and burnt-out cars sit alongside community breakfasts, kids clubs, and free plant giveaways. Many people volunteer their time to help others, and most wouldn’t want…

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We noticed that something about Family by Family wasn’t clicking for Aboriginal families. Other services in the north of Adelaide also talked to us about how they were struggling to help Aboriginal families make change. So we’ve spent the last few months hanging out with Aboriginal families to see how Family by Family can work best for them and support…

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Over the past year Dr Gill Westhorpe from Community Matters has been undertaking an evaluation of Family by Family, focussing on not just if Family by Family creates change for families but how it creates change.Download the report and read it for yourself! The report’s key findings include: Family by Family recruits families in genuine need of support - 62.5% were categorised as ‘stuck’ or…

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Playford Scoping Report

Monday, April 23, 2012

After 2 months, spending heaps of time hanging out with families and services in Playford we are proud to announce the launch of our Playford Scoping Report. The report looks at the some of the changes we will have to make to the Marion model for it to work well in Playford. It also includes heaps of photos and stories…

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Link up brochure

Friday, September 16, 2011

This brochure is a really simple way of explaining Family by Family. It runs through the different elements of Family by Family including events and the three choices families have in a link up: Families choose; what they want to change, who they want to link up with, and what happens, places to go, people to meet and things to…

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