Education & Wellbeing Resources for Parents and Children

See below for a list of great online resources and information for young people if they are in need of extra support.

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Jordan Foster

Clinical Child Psychologist

It's time we talked

It’s time we talked (formerly Reality & Risk: Pornography, young people and sexuality) is a violence prevention project that supports young people, parents, schools, government and the community sector to understand and address the influence of pornography.

Consent Labs

A not-for-profit providing workshops to spark conversations across Australian schools and universities.

Elephant Ed

Elephant Ed send young, relatable and highly trained facilitators to deliver fun and engaging sex education workshops to schools, universities and community groups. 

Welcome to Consent, by Yumi Stynes and Dr. Melissa Kang

An inclusive, frank and funny guide to navigating consent for tweens and teens of all genders, from the award-winning authors of Welcome To Your Period.

Center for Humane Technology

Our mission is to drive a comprehensive shift toward humane technology that supports our well-being, democracy, and shared information environment.

The Butterfly Foundation

Support for eating disorders and body image issues.

ReachOut is the most accessed online mental health service for young people and their parents in Australia.

Kids Helpline

Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private, and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 to 25. 

Beyond Blue

Beyond Blue works with the community to improve mental health and prevent suicide, so that all people in Australia can achieve their best possible mental health.

Headspace - For friends and family

It can be hard as a parent to know the difference between normal behaviour, such as moodiness, irritability and withdrawal, and an emerging mental health problem. This section is designed to help you.

Twenty10 - Family and Friends

Being a parent of someone LGBTIQA, or their family & friends can be wonderful and enriching but it can also seem overwhelming and confusing at times too ...

Minus18 Resources

LGBTQIA+ resources and research, along with useful toolkits from our team and the wider community.

Wear it Purple - Blog

Wear It Purple strives to foster supportive, safe, empowering and inclusive environments for rainbow young people.

Drug and Alcohol Research and Training Australia

A range of resources, including web links, developed for different target audiences are provided that attempt to support the activities that we conduct, particularly those in school communities.

Hey Sigmund - With Kids and Teens

This website contains the latest research and news in psychology. It attempts to bring psychology into the mainstream, unfolding the brilliance that happens within the scientific realm.