Tag Archives: Evaluation

Sacred Heart Mission media release announces development of second stage of Journey to Social Inclusion Program

In a media release entitled, Victorian Government announces funding of Australia’s most targeted program to end long-term homelessness (PDF 78kb), the Sacred heart Mission had announced the development of the second stage of its homelessness program. A randomised control trial … Continue reading

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Article discusses need to strengthen evidence base for homelessness youth foyer models

The article, A critical examination of the youth foyer model for alleviating homelessness : strengthening a promising evidence base, (PDF 335kb) argues that there is a, “need to raise the quality of the existing evidence of the youth foyer model, … Continue reading

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UK Cabinet Office announces establishment of Government Outcomes Lab

The Cabinet Office in the United Kingdom has partnered with Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government​ to establish a Government Outcomes Lab (GO Lab) which has been, “tasked with examining the success of government outcome-based commissioning innovations such as Social Impact Bonds” according … Continue reading

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DWP publishes report on progress of Universal Credit

The UK Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has published the report, Universal Credit at work (PDF 750kb). The report found that Universal Credit had led to better outcomes for claimants and employers.

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Australian Department of Employment releases Work for the Dole evaluation report

The Department of Employment has published the report, Evaluation of Work for the Dole, 2014-2015 (PDF 1.8MB). “The results and analysis presented in this report is guided by an Evaluation Framework for the overarching project, agreed to with the Australian … Continue reading

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SPRC releases interim evaluation report for My Choice Matters program

The Social Policy Research Centre (SPRC) at the University of New South Wales have published the report, My Choice Matters evaluation : interim report (PDF 180 kb). “My Choice Matters supports people with disability and their families to increase their … Continue reading

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Australian web-based My-Peer toolkit released

Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion Research has developed the My-Peer toolkit. This web-based “toolkit is a resource aimed at supporting agencies to implement and evaluate peer-based programs for young people using good practice guidelines.”

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Australian article calls for evaluation of suicide prevention services

Professor Pat Dudgeon and Associate Professor Roz Walker have published an article in the September edition of Medicus entitled, Suicide trends in WA: an urgent call to action (PDF 145kb). “The Australian Government has recently funded the University of Western Australia (working … Continue reading

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UK report examines the value of tackling digital inclusion

A new report by Just Economics for British Telecommunications (BT) called, Digital inclusion : the return on social investment, analysis of BT Get it Together 2011/12 (PDF 1.8mb) has been released. The report is an evaluation of the success of … Continue reading

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Welsh government issues interim report of project designed to improve public service provision

The report, Evaluation of the ESF Local Service Board Development and Priority Delivery Project. Interim report (PDF 1.3mb), has been released by the Welsh government. The report, provides interim findings from first of a three year evaluation of the project. … Continue reading

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