Participation in this study is voluntary. If you choose to be involved in this research and then later change your mind that is okay. You can also change your mind about participating in the research at any time during the surveys and you can also choose not to answer any particular question or questions.
The information collected from this project will be published. Information provided may also be used to assess suitability for further participation in the broader project. Please be assured that any information provided by you for this research will be treated in the strictest confidence. No participant in this research will be individually identifiable in the reports or other publications resulting from this research.
De-identified electronic data will be stored on password protected computers and documents for up to seven years after the project on the University of South Australia (UniSA) servers. Data will be coded for longitudinal study and only non-identifiable aggregate data will be distributed to project partners and in published journal articles.
This project has been approved by the University of South Australia’s Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC). If you have any ethical concerns about the project or questions about your rights as a participant please contact the Executive Officer of UniSA’s Committee, Tel: +61 8 8302 3118; Email: [email protected]
Participants or third parties who wish to lodge a complaint about either the study or the way it is being conducted should contact the Executive Officer of UniSA HREC in the first instance, Email: [email protected] or Tel: +61 8 8302 3118.