Resources

HELPFUL TIPS FOR FAMILIES

 

Kids Helpline is Australia’s only free, private and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for 5 to 25 year olds: https://kidshelpline.com.au/

The Raising Children website provides ad-free parenting videos, articles and apps backed by Australian experts: https://raisingchildren.net.au/

ReachOut.com helping parents support their teenagers through everyday issues and through tough times, especially during the coronavirus: https://parents.au.reachout.com/collections/supporting-your-teen-during-coronavirus

E Safety Advice for Parents, keeping children safe online during the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.esafety.gov.au/key-issues/covid-19/advice-parents-carers

Happy Families website has easily digestible podcast and blogs by Dr Justin that addresses specific parenting topics and offers expert advice with practical strategies: 

Podcasts: https://www.happyfamilies.com.au/podcasts/page/6/

Blogs: https://www.happyfamilies.com.au/blog/

Families.org.au

https://www.families.org.au/article/educational-activities-kids-stuck-home

https://www.families.org.au/article/staying-sane-while-working-home-kids

https://www.families.org.au/article/how-care-your-mental-health-during-coronavirus

https://www.families.org.au/article/parenting-during-coronavirus-help-your-family-stick-together-through-tough-emotions