For Parents

https://www.victor.sa.gov.au/page.aspxFleurieu Families – support and information for parents across the region.  Courses and information packages, information on counselling, legal and children’s services.

Internet /Personal safety

http://carlyryanfoundation.com/ – not for profit charity to promote internet safety – support families and the community through education, counselling, engagement, promotion and political advocacy.

www.esafety.gov.au – Australia Government, Office of the eSafety Commissioner.

https://www.esafety.gov.au/iparent –  where parents can learn about the digital environment and keep updated on their children’s technology use.  Here you can find guidance for using safety settings on your family’s web-connected devices, tips for choosing movies and games and strategies for keeping young people safe online.

www.staysmartonline.gov.au – simple, easy to understand advice on how to protect yourself online as well as up-to-date information on the latest online threats/scams and how to respond.

www.thinkuknow.org.au – Australia’s first (and only) nationally delivered crime prevention program.  Partnership between Police, Microsoft, Commonwealth Bank and Community organisations.

http://www.thinkuknow.org.au/resources – Free downloadable resources and factsheets

http://www.thinkuknow.org.au/parents-portal – Resources designed to help parents guide their children on technology use at differing ages.

https://crimestopperssa.com.au/ –  report crime information in SA anonymously online or via phone, current campaign information.

Other

https://kidshelpline.com.au/parents/– tips & info for parents (like you!) who want to help their children thrive. You’ll also find links to resources and Parentline support services across the country.

www.youthbeyondblue.com – Beyond Blue site designed for youth. Connect with others, have your say, free online BRAVE program.

https://parents.au.reachout.com/ – helping parents support their teenagers through everyday issues and tough times.

www.andrewfuller.com.au – free helpful resources for parents to use when talking to their teens about various issues

http://www.canteen.org.au – Support for young people with cancer and support for the young person with a parent/sibling with cancer.