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Working with Children Checks (WWCC)

Working with Children Checks are required for adults and volunteers who work with children and other vulnerable people. Do you know what the rules are?

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Choosing a babysitter

When choosing a babysitter, there are some important rules to follow to ensure your children are safe and being well cared for in your absence.

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What does a birth doula do?

A doula is a non-medical companion who assists a pregnant woman before, during and after childbirth. They provide support and advocacy.

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Keeping your kids safe

Get some tips on how to teach your child to recognise suspicious behaviour and what to do about it.

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Road safety for children

Teaching children about road safety from an early age is essential because they'll want to explore. Find out what you can do when out near roads and traffic to ensure your child stays safe right from the start.

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How family violence affects babies and children

Domestic and family violence can affect babies and children. Find out about the impact on babies and children and where you can turn to for help.

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Family violence during pregnancy

Family or domestic violence can begin or become worse during pregnancy. Find out what to do if you or someone you know needs help.

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Supporting kids through a natural disaster

Natural disasters can have a big impact on your child’s health and wellbeing. You can best support your child if you know what to do before, during and after.

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