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    • National Homicide Monitoring Program: Executive summary 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-06)
      Summary of homicides in Australia 1 July 1989 to 30 June 1999.
    • New research on victims of crime in Australia - victims' needs, victims' rights - an AIC report 

      Graycar, Adam (1999-09)
      This paper reports material which comprehensively outlines the structure of victim services in each Australian state and territory in order to give an accurate picture of the nature of the services existing nationally. It ...
    • Non-formal adult education 

      Graycar, Adam (1986-04)
      Over the past five years 23 per cent of people aged 55 to 64 yrs, and 10 per cent of those aged 65 and over have participated in non-formal adult education. For a significant number of people therefore, retirement or the ...
    • Non-Government welfare organisations 

      Graycar, Adam (1975-10)
      Government has a clear constituency, a reasonably well understood sense of responsibility and accountability, and sufficient resources to undertake the jobs it chooses to perform for the community. Voluntary agencies, on ...
    • Non-Government Welfare Organisations diversity 

      Graycar, Adam (1983-09)
      It has often been said that social work is an attempt to apply private solutions to public ills. Is this what NGWOs are about? Traditional argument is that NGWOs are innovative and flexible. The potential for innovation ...
    • Non-government welfare organizations - policies and politics 

      Graycar, Adam (1982-03)
      The Social Welfare Research Centre has conducted a study which tries to identify the number of non-government welfare organizations (NGWOs) in Australia and developed a classification. Our survey indicates there are ...
    • Normalisation: the new orthodoxy in human services? 

      Graycar, Adam; Mykyta, Lu; Dorsch, Margaret (1986-11)
      Provision of services and accommodation for elderly people is a controversial and value-laden activity - something which has caused providers, researchers, policy makers, and elderly people themselves considerable anguish. ...
    • Nursing homes 

      Graycar, Adam (1986-10)
      As we look to the future, over the next 25 years S.A.'s population will increase by 27%; the population aged 65 and over by 67%; the population aged 75 and over by 118% and the over 85's by 225%.
    • Nursing homes : policy issues 

      Graycar, Adam (1986-09)
      The looming explosion in social care poses formidable challenges for policy makers in the gerontological arena. Policies, programs and services that reflect the interests of our older population, families of older people, ...
    • Nursing homes and hostels review 

      Graycar, Adam (1988-10)
      There are numerous operators in the nursing home industry. The largest cost input comes from the Commonwealth Government and Commonwealth decisions are of significant interest to the State Governments, to Local Governments, ...
    • Nursing profession and the aged 

      Graycar, Adam (1985-12)
      The contribution that the nursing profession makes in aged care is significant and monumental. The nursing profession is vital in devising mechanisms for the enhancement of the quality of life of elderly people and the ...
    • Opening address 

      Graycar, Adam (1991-07)
      Our research and advocacy should be oriented to a self-renewing society, ready to improvise solutions to problems it won't recognize until tomorrow. We need to lay foundations now and the SPRC has a crucial role to play ...
    • Opening of "Sturt House" 

      Graycar, Adam (1990-12)
      Child care has always been politically controversial. Of all the States except Tasmania, South Australia has the highest proportion of mature age students commencing as undergraduates. Most (55%) of new mature age students ...
    • Opening speech for Elderly Day Care Centre 

      Graycar, Adam (1987-06)
      Governments are encouraging people to live as independently as possible and to stay where most people want most to stay for as long as possible - at home - in a private residence rather than in residential care. The ...
    • Outline of crime in our neighbourhoods: myths and realities 

      Graycar, Adam (1999-03)
      We cannot understand crime without understanding the community we live in, and the dynamics and changes which lubricate and confront it. Strategies to improve community safety must target both the potential offender and ...
    • Participation 

      Graycar, Adam (1976-11)
      Can the poorly educated person of low socio-economic status participate equally with the well trained engineer in the shiny suit? Is participation a threat to expertise? This is one of the themes taken up in the context ...
    • People smuggling: national security implications 

      Graycar, Adam; Tailby, Rebecca (2002-02)
      The smuggling and trafficking of human beings has increased throughout the world, owing to the globalisation process and other factors. The problem is exacerbated in size and seriousness by the growing involvement of ...
    • People smuggling: national security implications 

      Graycar, Adam; Tailby, Rebecca (2000-08)
      The smuggling and trafficking of human beings has increased throughout the world, owing to the globalisation process and other factors. The problem is exacerbated in size and seriousness by the growing involvement of ...
    • Pets and the elderly 

      Graycar, Adam (1986-10)
      Research around the world has shown the value of pets for older people. A pet is a friend to whom the loneliest person, practically incapable of communication with fellow humans can talk and express affection. People who ...
    • Points on discrimination 

      Graycar, Adam (1987-10)
      Age discrimination is making a choice which disadvantages, unfairly or unreasonably, an elderly person because of their age. The Equal Opportunity Act 1984 makes it unlawful to make a choice between two people on the ...