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Inquiries and applications to undertake research or seek assistance for a research undertaking

All proposed research and service or program evaluation projects within or involving VincentCare Victoria must be approved by the Executive Manager, Social Policy and Research. This includes projects that are seeking data, are seeking VincentCare Victoria’s assistance to recruit clients or staff into studies or would like to use VincentCare  programs as comparisons with other programs for comparative evaluation purposes.

The Social Policy and Research Unit will also provide feedback, consultative input and may also oversee any internal evaluation projects. All final reports will be approved by the Executive Manager, Social Policy and Research and sign-off by the CEO.

The Social Policy and Research Unit also aims to ensure that our interests are protected and both research and evaluation are properly conducted for any projects in which we are involved evaluation.

For further general information please read VincentCare Victoria’s Research and Evaluation Framework.

Both internal and external applicants will be required to complete VincentCare’s Research and Evaluation Projects Application and Approval Template.