The Department of Human Services has partnered with RMIT’s Centre for Applied Social Research to undertake a three year participatory, action-research project in Bridgewater, Tasmania.

  • Project dates: 2014
  • Grants and funding: Department of Human Services

This research partnership aims to design programs in collaboration with the Bridgewater community, the Tasmanian State Government and key local organisations. The study will assess which forms of service delivery best support a particular community and its residents, and improve the education and training outcomes for children and adults.

Key People

Lead researchers

Professor Patricia Rogers

Professor Patricia Rogers

Professor

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Kaye Stevens

Kaye Stevens

Research Fellow

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Associate Professor Paul Ramcharan

Associate Professor Paul Ramcharan

Senior Research Fellow

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Dr Kay Cook

Dr Kay Cook

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Dr Sonia Martin

Dr Sonia Martin

Lecturer

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Lead Researchers (external)

  • Dr Benno Engels, Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University

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