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Caring for children

Find government information and services to assist parents and carers responsible for the wellbeing of children.

Raising Children Network

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Provides reliable information that can help parents with the day-to-day work of raising children and looking after their own needs. Covers a broad range of up-to-date parenting topics.

Raising Children Network (Australia) Limited

Australian Police Child ID

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Helps parents and guardians easily collect and send important information about their child/children to police in an event of a disappearance or abduction. No data from this app is collected or stored by the police unless it is sent to them.

Australian Federal Police

Child Support

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Provides information and links to child support, support services for families and other resources to help families going through separation.

Department of Human Services

Family separation: a guide for teens

This guide aims to give teenagers some tips and help to understand and cope with family separation and change.

Department of Human Services

Keeping baby safe

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A guide to infant and nursery products with easy steps you can take to ensure your baby remains safe in your home.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Kids world – a kid's guide to changing families

Uses a computer game to reassure children who are experiencing, or have gone through separation that it's not their fault, they're not alone and what they're thinking or feeling is okay. The game helps children find ways to cope and lets them know where they can go for help.

Department of Human Services

Kids' health

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Information on health issues that affect children, from babies and toddlers to young people. Healthdirect provides links to some of Australia's most authoritative health organisations and their websites.

healthdirect Australia

Moving schools

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Provides information for parents to assist in supporting the needs of school age children when moving schools.

Raising Children Network (Australia) Limited

Office of the Children's eSafety Commissioner

Provides information and resources and comprehensive complaints system to assist children who experience serious cyberbullying online.

Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner

The Line

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This website is for young people that talks about relationships, gender, sex, bystander action, technology and communication.

Department of Social Services