Our research reports

Our research reports

Barnardos uses its knowledge and expertise to respond to calls for advice by Royal Commissions, State, Federal, Territory and local Governments. We make submissions, appeals and recommendations and we provide comment on discussion papers, draft legislation, government guidelines, program reform and system effectiveness.


Domestic and Family Violence research reports

Barnardos Domestic and Family Violence research report 2022

Barnardos Executive Summary of DFV report 2022


Outcomes of Open Adoption research reports

Outcomes of Open Adoption Executive Summary

A full executive summary of the research on Outcomes of Open adoption in Australia, including all key findings

Outcomes of Open Adoption from Care book

An Australian Contribution to an International Debate