COVID-19 updates from government, NFPs and business

  • COVID-19 advice hotline: 1800 675 398
  • Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission: COVID-19 advice. More
  • Australian Government Department of Health: COVID-19 Support. More 
  • Australian Government Department of Health: alerts. More
  • Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment letter from Dr Ros Baxter, Deputy Secretary,  to early childhood education and care providers and services. More
  • Australian Government Department of Social Services information and support. More
  • Australian Taxation Office: COVID-19. More
  • eSafety Commissioner: Tips on how to stay safe online during the pandemic. More
  • National Indigenous Australians Agency: Coronavirus (COVID-19). More
  • National Mental Health and Wellbeing Pandemic Response Plan. More
  • Safe Work Australia: National COVID-19 safe workplace principles. More
  • Services Australia: More

  • ACT Health. More
  • NSW Health. More
  • NT Government Department of Health. More
  • Queensland Health. More
  • SA Department of Human Services. More
  • SA Health. More
  • Tasmanian Government Department of Health. More
  • Victorian Government Department of Health and Human Services updates. More
  • Victorian Government Department of Health and Human Services translated resources. More
  • Western Australian Government Department of Health. More

ACU: Practice tools – Safeguarding Children during COVID-19. More


  • ACWA: COVID and Me 2020 – Life Story Work. More
  • ARACY: Responding to COVID-19 – Principles of rapid innovation and evaluation. More
  • Australian Federation of Disability Organisations: list of issues. More
  • Australian Indigenous Health Bulletin: COVID-19 articles and resources. More
  • Australian Medical Association: daily updates. More
  • Australian Psychological Society: Coping with Coronavirus anxiety. More
  • Better Care Network (International): Alternative Care and COVID-19. More
  • Beyond Blue: Coronavirus Mental Wellbeing Support Service. More
  • Carers Australia: COVID-19 Advice for parents. More
  • Centre for Children & Young People: Supporting your child’s social and emotional wellbeing. More
  • Centre for Multicultural Youth: Supporting young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds during COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. More
  • Centre on the Developing Child (Harvard): A Guide to COVID-19 and Early Childhood Development. More
  • Child Mind Institute: Supporting Teenagers & Young Adults During the Coronavirus Crisis. More
  • Dementia Australia: details actions for care providers. More
  • Emerging Minds: Supporting children.  More
  • eSafety Commissioner: Tips for staying safe online during the COVID-19 pandemic. More
  • Family Inclusion Network Australia: COVID-19 statement: More
  • Good Grief et al: Adapting after lockdown | Coronavirus and beyond. More
  • Grattan Institute: webinar on the health, budgetary, and economic impacts of COVID-19. View
  • Health Direct: practical information. More
  • Institute of Child Protection Studies: Safeguarding children during COVID-19. More
  • Karitane: parenting and Pandemic support services. More
  • Kids Health (NZ): Support your child’s mental health through COVID 19.  More
  • Lowitja Institute: caring for each other in times of pandemic. More
  • Lowitja Institute: COVID-19 Resources. More
  • Murdoch Children’s Research Institute: Kids, parents and carers. More
  • Parenting orders and a pandemic. More
  • Parenting Research Centre: Webinar recording – Reframing parenting in the context of COVID-19. More
  • Parents At Work: employer guide. More
  • Playgroup Australia: update. More
  • Pro Bono Australia: What NFP workers need to know about care in the time of COVID – Part two. More
  • Raising Children Network: Coronavirus and children. More
  • Smartraveller advice. More
  • SNAICC – National Voice for our Children: resources for children, families, communities & services. More
  • Social Ventures Australia: A guide to the key Government opportunities available to not-for-profits and charities during Covid-19. More
  • Student Wellbeing Hub: support resources. More
  • The Workshop (New Zealand): How to talk about COVID-19. More
  • Turning Point: COVID-19 resources. More 
  • UNICEF Australia: how to talk to your children about Coronavirus.  More
  • UNICEF: Supporting your child’s mental health as they return to school during COVID-19. More
  • VCOSS: community sector resources. More
  • Victoria Legal Aid: Staying safe if you can’t stay home. More
  • World Health Organization: Coronavirus. More
  • YMCA Australia: poster resources. More
  • YMCA Australia: Keeping Children and Young People Safe during the Coronavirus Lockdown. More

  • Australia Post delivery update. More
  • QANTAS update re bookings and cancellations. More