Resources Library

Our library of resources is assembled from contributions to National Family News during 2020.

CATEGORIES:
| Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander |
| Children & young people |
| Family, domestic, sexual violence |
| Human rights |
| Parent and carer
|
| Trauma |
| Wellbeing |

 

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander

  • ABC: Archie Roach Stolen Generations education resources. More
  • AIHB: Video series | Changing the story: Young Aboriginal men’s mental health, wellbeing, fatherhood. More
  • From the Heart: Toolkit to promote a greater understanding and awareness of the Uluru Statement from the Heart: More
  • WellMob: Social, emotional and cultural wellbeing online resources. More
  • Winangay Resources: Resource to assess & support Aboriginal kinship carers. More

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Children & young people

  • ABC: Fierce Girls podcast series. More
  • Active for Life: Early years educators toolkit. More
  • AMF: Media Literacy Lab, digital learning for students aged 12 to 16 – teaching a generation to fact check. More
  • Australian Childhood Foundation: Activity alphabet | activities for families to share at home. Preschool age | Primary school ageCentre for Community Child Health: Raising Learners podcast series. More
  • Generation Next: Gaming Addiction: Understanding Excessive Gaming, Risk Factors and Warning Signs. More

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Family , Domestic & Sexual Violence

  • CFECFW: Video | Infant mental health and family violence. More
  • No to Violence: working together to end men’s family violence resources page. More
  • Prevent Together: Six pillars for prevention focuses attention on ending child sexual abuse before a child is harmed. More
  • Raising Children: how to talk to children and teens about sexual abuse; recognising signs of grooming; helplines & services. More
  • Respect Victoria: Re-shaping attitudes | a toolkit for the primary prevention of violence against women. More

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Human rights

  • AHRC: practical tools to help organisations implement the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations. More
  • Anti-Poverty Week:Poverty fast facts to help educate and inform your community: More
  • BSL: Podcast: Affordable housing in Australia: What can we do about it?  More
  • DSS: Disability Royal Commission support services locator. More
  • The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety: a guide. More

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Parent and carer

  • Centre for Community Child Health: Raising Learners podcast series. More
  • Parenting Research Centre: Reframing parenting – changing the conversation about parenting. More
  • Positive Parenting News: Audio interview: Self-control – critical skill for kids! More
  • Raising Children: Special dad time: how to make it happen. More
  • Raising Children: The first 1000 days of parenting: looking after yourself. More

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Trauma

  • AIFS: Calming the body before calming the mind: Sensory strategies for children affected by trauma. More
  • Blue Knot Foundation: Practice Guidelines for Clinical Treatment of Complex Trauma (2019). More
  • CEBC: Addressing Secondary Traumatic Stress. More
  • Harvard Center on the Developing Child: Connecting the Brain to the Rest of the Body. More
  • Insight (QLD Health): Trauma Informed Care for Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Practice toolkit. More

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Wellbeing

  • Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Australia: Social and emotional wellbeing and mental health policy and resources. More
  • Head to Health: Online mental health support website. More
  • Lifecourse Centre: Families Under Pressure podcast series. More
  • Little Habit: Break the Habit campaign | monitoring alcohol consumption. More
  • Student Wellbeing Hub: Wellbeing resources – search by topic and student level. More

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