The LSAC study examines the impact of Australia's unique social and cultural environment on the next generation and will further understanding of early childhood development, inform social policy debate, and be used to identify opportunities for early intervention and prevention strategies in policy areas concerning children.
Initiated and funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services as part of its Stronger Families and Communities Strategy.
Visit the Growing up in Australia site for more information.
The University of Wollongong has signed an Organisational Deed of Licence for access to the LSAC datasets.
Researchers (both academic staff and postgraduates) within the organisation are required to sign a Deed of Confidentiality to access the data.