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Families Under Pressure Podcast Series

Families Under Pressure is a podcast series from the Life Course Centre that examines the pressures facing families and what can be done to better support children and families over their life course. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. To add it, search for Families Under Pressure in your preferred podcast app:

Introducing Families Under Pressure

Episode 10
Anti-Poverty Week: Who experiences poverty in Australia and what can we do about it?

Episode 9
Every child, in every community, deserves a fair go

Episode 8
Professor Janeen Baxter and Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark outline new research directions for the Life Course Centre

Episode 7
Professor Guyonne Kalb discusses the importance of policies that support parents to combine work and family responsibilities

Episode 6
Professor Matt Sanders and Dr Kylie Burke on the Every Family population trial of parenting support to disadvantaged families

Episode 5
Professor Matt Sanders and Dr Jenna McWilliam on rapid responses to families’ changing circumstances and needs

Episode 4
Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark explores the role of economics and human behaviour in life course outcomes

Episode 3
Professor Lorraine Mazerolle discusses the Ability School Engagement Partnership (ASEP) Project

Episode 2
Professor Steve Zubrick examines the importance of the early years of child development

Episode 1
Professor Janeen Baxter discusses the life course approach to addressing disadvantage


Geographies of the Life Course Workshop 2021 – Day 2
29 April 2021

Geographies of the Life Course Workshop 2021 – Day 1
28 April 2021

Anti-Poverty Week Webinar October 2020:
‘Normal’ stresses and additional challenges arising from COVID-19

Anti-Poverty Week Webinar October 2020:
Factors associated with meal provision in early care and education (ECE) services