Resources to support your child

GENERAL INFORMATION AND RESOURCES

Australian Childhood Foundation

LEARNING AT HOME

The following resources can assist families with learning at home

SUPPORTING STUDENTS WITH A DISABILITY TO UNDERSTAND COVID-19

SUPPORTING YOURSELF, CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

COVID-19_Self-Care-Planning_Black-Dog-Institute.pdf (blackdoginstitute.org.au)

  • Developing a self-care plan and establishing and maintaining good self-care practices as a preventative measure.

guide_to_living_with_worry_and_anxiety_amidst_global_uncertainty_en-gb.pdf (d2p3kdr0nr4o3z.cloudfront.net)

  • Psychology Tools have put together a free guide to help manage worry and anxiety in these uncertain times.

Supporting children during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic (emergingminds.com.au)

Resources for supporting children during the Coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic. For example:

  • Videos: talking to children, managing routines, talking to children about traumatic events in the media and their worries
  • Fact sheets: communication, play, helping children with stress, traumatic events and the media
  • Podcasts: supporting children’s mental health
  • Articles: coping strategies for parents

Parenting during COVID-19 – Triple P Positive Parenting Australia (triplep-parenting.net.au)

Resources for supporting families and children during the Coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic. Practical tip sheets and strategies for families:

  • personal wellbeing
  • managing and supporting behaviour
  • home-schooling
  • balancing home and work life