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    • Traditional agencies 

      Graycar, Adam (1982-03)
      The Wolfenden Committee in the U.K. identified four sectors which provide "social care" - the statutory, the commercial, the informal, and the "voluntary". The preferred term for "voluntary" is "non-government". The ...
    • Training 2000 

      Graycar, Adam (1992-11)
      This speech uses aspects of the Finn, Carmichael and A.D. Little Reports concerning the state of post secondary education, vocational training, apprenticeships, university, year 12, TAFE system and school retention rates ...
    • Training directions 

      Graycar, Adam (1991-12)
      The national training reform agenda is complex and multi-faceted. The Finn Review is one part of this particular agenda aimed at reshaping post-compulsory education in Australia and setting national participation targets ...
    • Trends and issues in crime and justice in Australia 

      Graycar, Adam (1996-09)
      We know that the interpretation of crime statistics is much more difficult than the interpretation of most other statistics. Trends are not always easy to discern, even though they may seem obvious. People experience crime ...
    • Trends in social and community services in the future 

      Graycar, Adam (1982-07)
      Those of us involved in social welfare, either as service providers or as academic researchers, are concerned with the well being of people in our community - with levels of living, with peoples' access to quality care, ...
    • Trends, structure and directions for Australia's population 

      Graycar, Adam (1987-06)
      As we look to the future we will see more older people, and we will see more of our older people living longer. While the advance of science has helped to push back the frontiers of longevity it would be a disaster if our ...
    • Urban crime 

      Graycar, Adam (2001-11)
      The City of Gosnells Safe City Urban Design Strategy (2001) is based around the premise of "designing out crime". Key principles behind the strategy include to maximise visibility and surveillance, ...
    • VAWIP conference opening address 

      Graycar, Adam (1996-05)
      VAWIP is a sub-program of the National Women's Justice Strategy, whose aim is to improve women's access to justice through initiatives that focus on addressing barriers faced by women, especially women with special needs. ...
    • Violence in Australia 

      Graycar, Adam (1999-12)
      Slides illustrating Australian crime statistics regarding homicides, assaults, robberies and juvenile arrests, mostly from 1996.
    • Violence in relationships 

      Graycar, Adam (1998-08)
      Statistics of homicide incidents in Australia 1 July 1989-30 June 1996, considering intimate and non-intimate partners, place of occurrence, gender of offender-victim, offender characteristics and victim characteristics.
    • Violence in the workplace: personal and political issues 

      Graycar, Adam (2003-05)
      Workplace violence has been defined by the European Commission (Wynne et al 1997) as "incidents where persons are abused, threatened or assaulted in circumstances related to their work, involving an explicit or implicit ...
    • Violence: directions for Australia - 10 years on 

      Graycar, Adam; Mouzos, Jenny (2002-11)
      This speech provides crime statistics in Australia and recommendations by the National Committee on Violence. Includes perceptions of safety by adult Australians, statistics for homicide, assault, sexual assault and ...
    • Voluntary agencies and aged care 

      Graycar, Adam (1984-08)
      Significant and monumental changes have taken place in the recent past in the structure of Australia's population, in the needs exhibited and expressed by the population, and in the methods used to attend to those needs. ...
    • Voluntary social welfare 

      Graycar, Adam (1984-07)
      Those of us in the social welfare industry are concerned with the well being of people in our community - with standards of life and living, with people's access to quality care, with informal social supports, and with ...
    • Volunteers in social welfare services 

      Graycar, Adam (1985-07)
      Organised professionalised social welfare services are relatively recent developments. In the history of social welfare, organised services came long before professionalised services. There have been people unable to ...
    • Welfare and community services review: setting the policy agenda 

      Graycar, Adam (1984-02)
      Two traditions manifest themselves in writings on social policy. One tradition sees the objectives of social policy as a quest after social improvement, as an exercise in setting desirable social objectives and in organizing ...
    • Welfare and the State: issues for the 1990s 

      Graycar, Adam (1989-03)
      As we look to the last decade of this century, after almost a century of formal welfare state activity, we can't get away from the one fundamental part of our analysis, and that is how people live and how they ought to ...
    • Welfare State 

      Graycar, Adam (1982-12)
      History of social welfare is as old as history of human race. History of the Welfare State is a much more recent phenomenon. Welfare State was born with a golden future ahead of it - political mechanism which could hope ...
    • Who are the carers ; what are their needs? 

      Graycar, Adam (1982-03)
      The rates of chronic illness in all industrial societies are very high. Chronic conditions increase in incidence with age. The Australian Bureau of Statistics survey identified the extent of chronicity in Australia, ...
    • Whole of Government challenges for policy development: complex workings of state Government and the approach to policy development 

      Graycar, Adam (2005-04)
      Gives an overview of the role of Government, role of Cabinet, role of the Public Service, public policy development, population and demographics of South Australia.