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Recognising signs of abuse in children

When a child is being abused, they may behave in ways that signal it’s occurring. Know how to recognise the warning signs and about the 4 types of child abuse.

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Child Care Subsidy

The Child Care Subsidy is a payment designed to help with the costs of child care. Find out whether you might be eligible for the Child Care Subsidy here.

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What is Child Abuse?

Information about child abuse including physical, sexual, emotional abuse, neglect, domstic and family violence

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Child sexual abuse helplines & services | Raising Children Network

If children or teens have experienced child sexual abuse, call police on 000. You can also call state or territory child protection services. Get contacts.

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Protect your child from sexual abuse - NT.GOV.AU

Find out more about protecting your child from sexual abuse.

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Child sexual abuse: talking to kids 0-11 | Raising Children Network

Talking about child sexual abuse helps protect children aged 0-11 years. You can talk about feeling unsafe, inappropriate touch, secrets and saying ‘no’.

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Child sexual grooming: spotting the signs | Raising Children Network

Grooming is when a person gets friendly with a child or family for later sexual abuse. Signs include a person taking special interest in a family or child.

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Avoiding harmful behaviour toward children | Raising Children Network

Children have the right to be safe from harm and abuse. If you feel you might hurt your child, getting help is the best thing for your child and yourself.

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Circle of friends and personal boundaries | Raising Children Network

A circle of friends activity shows different people in a child’s life. It helps children learn about personal boundaries and stay safe from sexual abuse.

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What is family? | PANDA

Having a child is a time of huge change. For many people this includes considering the type of family they hope to create.

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