This research is considering the impact of access to care records on the construction of care leavers’ identity and their health and well-being.
University of Melbourne (from Australian Research Council (Linkage Grant))
It is providing evidence of the significance of these records and documenting care leavers’ experiences of seeking access to their care records. The research aims to inform improvements in record keeping, access and release of care records.
Key RMIT researchers: Suellen Murray
Industry partners: Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare, Department of Human Services, VACCA and others