Brisbane Kids is the biggest kids website in Brisbane both in online audience and in terms of community engagement. They also produce a seasonal Brisbane family magazine that is distributed to local schools and kindergartens. We share information that will assist with every day parenting in Brisbane as well as supporting our wider community during challenges, emergencies and natural disasters.
Parent Line is a free telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents of children, there are different services in each state:
- NSW 1300 1300 52 www.parentline.org.au
- QLD & NT 1300 30 1300 www.parentline.org.au
- VIC 13 22 89
- ACT 02 6287 3833
- TAS 1300 364 100
- WA 1800 654 432
Kids Helpline is a free 24 hour counselling service for Australian kids and young people aged 5-25 years.
1800 55 1800 www.kidshelp.com.au
Lifeline is a crisis support helpline 13 11 14 www.lifeline.org.au
Beyond Blue is working to reduce the impact of depression and anxiety in the community by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience.
Parenting / Family Information
R U OK?
RU OK? is a not-for-profit organisation that encourages and equips everyone to regularly and meaningfully ask “are you ok?”, to improve connection and prevent suicide.
The Positive Parenting Network of Australia
The PPN provides classes, workshops, consultations, training and resources to equip parents to enjoy parenting, to become positive in their approaches to their children, and to develop a confident, caring, balanced parenting style.
Support Groups – Attachment Parenting Australia
Attachment parenting support groups provide an opportunity to meet with other parents to discuss issues relating to attachment parenting. These groups often help to create friendships with other parents and children.
Raising Children Network
The Australian parenting website: comprehensive, practical, expert child health. The complete Australian resource for parenting newborns to teens.
Australian Institute of Family Studies
Building healthy family relationships: A snapshot of how Australian Families spend their time.
Child and Youth Health
A wealth of news and practical health information for parents, carers and young people.
Advice on Parenting
Learn How You Can Be a Better Parent. Everyday Tips and Tools.
Australian Indigenous Health Info Net
The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is an innovative Internet resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Indigenous health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible.