Work Life Balance

Clearinghouse Connector – December 2011

Links to online resources available from the Women’s Health Victoria Clearinghouse collection.

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Women and work in Australia Australian Policy Online, 2011

Race against time : how Australians spend their time AMP, 2011

How much should we work: working hours, holidays and working life : the Australian work and life index 2010 University of South Australia. Centre for Work and Life, 2010

Health and wellbeing

Flaws in our lives : fatigue, life and work strain University of South Australia. Centre for Life and Work, 2010

Chronic disease and participation in work Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2009

Women and informal caregiving Women’s Health Victoria, 2008 – (Gender Impact Assessment)

Work and well-being over time: lone mothers and their children University of Bath, London, 2008.

Mothers and fathers with young children : paid employment, caring and wellbeing Australia. Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, 2007

Economic impacts of caring

The cost of caring and the living standards of carers Australia. Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, 2011

Women carers in financial stress report Commonwealth Bank of Australia, 2008

Law and policy

Discrimination, work and family : recent regulatory responses to promote equality University of Melbourne. Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law, 2011

It’s about time: women, men, work and family Australia. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, 2007

Related websites

University of South Australia. Centre for Work and Life

Australian Institute of Family Studies

Women’s Health Victoria. The Index Economic and employment conditions

Women’s Health Victoria. The Index Care relationships

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