Protecting Kids

Speak Out 4 Kids

Will YOU Speak Out 4 Kids ?

Speak Out 4 Kids needs YOU to be a role model for the community. Lend your voice and support this campaign to better protect the most vulnerable victims of Domestic Violence. We need people who…

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The Rights of the Child

Every child has rights no matter who they are, where they live or what they believe. These rights are enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Almost every country has…

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What Children Need - our help to Speak Out

Children Need us to Speak Out

Children who are exposed to Domestic Violence need to know that things can change and that the violence can end. Children need our help. We as a community can speak out. Hope for the future….

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Resilience in Children

We know that early intervention leads to the most successful outcomes for children. By focusing on resilience, all of us can make a crucial contribution to the ongoing success and wellbeing of our children. What…

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PTSD

Trauma and Children

Repeated exposure to violence can result in the development of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in young children. PTSD is a stress disorder which can develop in children as a result of directly experiencing, witnessing or…

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Building Children's Resilience video

Building Children’s Resilience

Professor Paula Barrett explains to parents and teachers how to build resilience in children. These practical tips and activities will help develop psychological resilience in children. Professor Paula Barrett is one of Australia’s leading scholars…

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NAPCAN Growing Respect Program

The rationale for fostering respectful relationships among children and young people is clear. Many children and young people are exposed to, and influenced by violence in relationships and families, and violence-supportive attitudes, norms, and relations…

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Bravehearts Inc

Bravehearts’ key purpose is to educate, empower and protect Australian kids from sexual assault. Bravehearts’ members comprise survivors, parents, friends, partners, professionals and non-abusive members of the community who share in the belief that child…

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