These websites are designed to provide parents with information about issues relating to young people, technology, and general parenting support.
Reach Out – http://ie.reachout.com/parents/
Information for parents relating to teenage issues, mental health and support strategies. Check out the common concerns including depression, getting help, family conflict and anxiety.
Parent Line – http://www.parentline.com.au/
Online or Phone support related to parenting and relationships
Family and Child Connect – http://www.familychildconnect.org.au/index.asp Ph 133264
Family and child connect is a free service to help you with the challenges of parenthood. Services include assistance with child behaviour, relationship development, stopping violence at home, budgeting, addiction, housing and health care. Phone and in person support available.
Supporting Your Child’s Mental Health
Also there are a range of online services and information with tips for children and teens to help support them reduce stress and increase their wellbeing.
Reach Out: 10 ways to take care of yourself during coronavirus
This site includes ways to stay active using online services, mindful meditation apps, information about how to connect with someone you trust using online services, making healthy meals, declutter tips, a list of relaxing videos and so much more.
Australian Psychological Society: maintaining positive mental health
Some great books to read whilst you are at home
- Loving Our Kids on Purpose by Danny Silk
- Keep Your Love On by Danny Silk
- Business of Honor by Bob Hasson
- Raising Boys/girls by Steve Biddulph
- Love Languages by Gary Chapman