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First aid for babies and children

Find out more about first aid techniques and how to get first aid training.

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First aid for burns and scalds

If your child suffers a serious burn or scald, call triple zero (000) for an ambulance. You might also have to provide first aid since it’s important to treat them quickly. Learn more about first aid for burns here.

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Asthma first aid guide

Use this handy infographic to follow what steps to take if your child has an asthma attack.

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First aid kit

A first aid kit is an essential item for the home, workplace and vehicles.

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First aid for fractures and dislocations

Information on the management and treatment of fractures and dislocations.

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First Aid Facts - St John Ambulance Australia

St John has a range of downloadable fact sheets that provide a guide to basic first aid for common emergency situations.

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Asthma emergency first aid - Better Health Channel

Asthma attacks need urgent emergency first aid. In an emergency, always call triple zero (000).

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:: First Aid | Epilepsy Action AustraliaEpilepsy Action Australia ::

Epilepsy Action Australia's Basic Guide for First Aid Epilepsy and Seizures. Tonic Clonic Seizure, Focal Dyscognitive Seizure, Absence Seizure.

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Psychological First Aid tip card - Emerging Minds

Psychological First Aid tip card Emerging Minds, Australia, December, 2019 Related to Bushfires, Natural disasters, Responding to traumatic events, Trauma, bereavement, loss and grief view resource Psychological First Aid for children is an internationally accepted strategy that can be used anytime, but is most widely used in the first hours, days and weeks following a traumatic event

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Psychological First Aid for Children and Adolescents

“Psychological First Aid” is a term used like physical first aid, to describe strategies to assess and protect people in an emergency which threatens their lives or wellbeing.

Read more on Australian Child and Adolescent Trauma, Loss and Grief Network (ACATLGN) website

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