Social Justice / Social Welfare
[See also resources under Economic Issues]
Australian Federal and State Government Sites
- Commonwealth Department of Social Services
Publications on family, childcare, youth, women, Indigenous Australians, etc. and information on News & Events of the department.
- Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission (HREOC)
Comprehensive site providing resources on a range of human rights and discrimination issues. Includes Links to Human Rights Organisations and Resources, and online Publications.
- ACT Government Community Services (Australian Capital Territory)
Lists services and programs, policies and publications.
- Family & Community Services (New South Wales)
Provides information on essential services, programs and comprehensive list of full-text publications.
- Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (Queensland)
Outlines services for older people, families, youth etc.
- Department of Health and Human Services (Tasmania)
Includes publications, legislation and information on services.
- Department of Human Services (Victoria)
Contains a searchable Services and suport directory, some online publications, and information on the various divisions of the department.
- Department of Local Government and Communities (Western Australia)
Information for families and young people, listing of resources, and a small range of publications and media statements.
Australian Social Justice / Social Welfare Resources
International Social Justice / Social Welfare Resources
- Amnesty International
Provides up-to-date information on crisis situations world-wide, news, campaigns, and a library of online reports.
- Human Rights Watch
Breaking news, campaigns, publications, current events and background briefings.
- Social Science Information Gateway
Site provides an internet catalogue including thousands of online resources, browsable or searchable by
subject area. The Social Science Search Engine indexes over 50,000 websites. Users can register for a free weekly email
notification of new resources in specific areas.
- United Nations
Daily briefing, news centre, human rights treaties, links to UN agencies, and so much more. Use the site index or search facility to locate resources.
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This page last updated on 18 October 2013