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Each quarter, our peer reviewed journal publishes up to six research- and practice-based articles on Australian youth. Find out more about Youth Studies Australia.

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Young carers resources

Young carers is a national initiative for young carers, linking carers to groups in their own regions. An excellent page of links to carers' resources can be found on both the Carers Queensland website and on the Young Carers NSW website.

Youth Studies Australia back issues and articles

If you are a subscriber to the electronic version of Youth Studies Australia, you can access all back issues of YSA that are online on this website.

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The PATS peer support program: Prevention/early intervention for adolescents who have a parent with a mental illness, by  John Hargreaves, Lyndal Bond, Matt O'Brien, Danielle Forer & Liz Davies
Youth Studies Australia, v.27, n.1, pp.43-51. Summary | Full text | PDF

Using the social care framework to analyse research on young carers, by Bettina Cass
v.26, n.2, 2007, pp.44-49.

Young carers and education: Identifying the barriers to satisfactory education for young carers, by Tim Moore.
v.24, n.4, 2005, pp.50-55.