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Victorian resources - 22Title: A baby with down syndrome
Summary: A parent's reaction to the news that their baby has Down syndrome can include shock, anger, and grief. Many worry that they will not cope. But most families do cope with support and information.
Title: A parent's guide to P plate driving
Title: A reminder for parents about immunisation
Summary: It's not only babies, toddlers and children who need to be immunised against common childhood illnesses - parents, grandparents and carers do too. You could unwittingly give a serious illness to your child if your immunisation status is not kept up-to-date.
Title: Autism Spectrum Disorder Info Pack
Summary: An Autism Spectrum Disorder is a developmental condition which affects three main areas: the ability of the individual to communicate, to socialise, and to think flexibly. It affects the way that individuals are able to interact with others and they often find the world to be a confusing place.
Title: Bringing up children with Down syndrome
Title: Dads and Child Care Services
Title: Do you have a child turning 4 this financial year?
Title: Duty of care
Title: Living with Down Syndrome
Title: New Parents
Summary: An information guide for new parents.
Title: Normal Changes
Summary: Information for women whose doctor has told them they have a normal change in their breast(s)
Title: Parent-Professional Partnerships
Summary: Parentline is a statewide service available to families with children from birth to eighteen years within Victoria, Australia. Parentline operates seven days a week. Professional telephone counsellors provide counselling, information and contact details for community services.
Title: Positive Parenting
Summary: Information regarding children and drugs, why they use them, how you can help as a parent and talking to them about drugs.
Title: Reading with Young Children
Summary: Reading with young children (0-5 years) needs to be promoted to families and all members of the community as a fun and integral part of a child's daily routine.
Title: Recognising serious illness in young children
Title: Responsive care giving for infants
Title: Talking with Childcare Professionals about your Child
Title: The Social Baby
Title: Transition to School
Title: Water fluoridation - Protecting teeth throughout life
Summary: Tooth decay is a disease which affects both children and adults, and can cause considerable pain and suffering. When severe, tooth decay can affect appearance, self-esteem and social interaction, and it can also make it difficult to speak and chew. Treating tooth decay can be costly, in terms of time and money, and sometimes children may need a general anaesthetic to have their decay treated. Water fluoridation helps protect teeth against decay, and is the most effective way of allowing everybody access to the benefits of fluoride.
Title: We're here to support you in enhancing your family's wellbeing
National resources - 3Title: Are you a parent or guardian?
Summary: There are several payments to help you with the cost of raising children. We provide assistance if you have a baby, adopt a child, or a child comes into your care. We also provide support yo help with health care and education expenses.
Title: Family Planning
Title: Parent Consent Forms
Summary: Generic consent forms can be adapted for workers seeking to get parental permission for young people to be involved in activities.
Other States and Territories - 36Title: Adult Asthma Information Pack
Summary: Information for people with asthma, including the cause of asthma and how to manage the condition
Title: Advice for parents and carers - Signs of problem gambling
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling and provides parents with strategies to help address the gambling problem with their children and where to get help.
Title: Anxiety In Children
Summary: Anxiety is a word that health professionals use when a child is fearful or distressed and the distress keeps going on for a long time.
Title: Asthma & Wheezing in the First Years of Life
Summary: A guide to wheezing for parents and those caring for infants and young children.
Title: Baby's first foods
Summary: Wetting the bed at night (nocturnal enuresis) is very common in young children. In fact, it is normal up to the age of five years.
Title: Before you hit a child - stop and think
Summary: This resources provides suggestions for preventing hitting children. It also includes Information about useful services.
Title: Breastfeeding Welcome Here. Sign.
Summary: Sign for Breastfeeding
Summary: Fact sheet about chickenpox
Title: Children's asthma information pack
Title: Children's Teeth
Summary: Fact sheet dealing with issues about children's teeth, including: tooth decay, cleaning teeth, dental floss, dentists, dental emergencies and tips for avoiding dental disease
Title: Children and discipline - a parent's guide
Summary: This resource is intended as guide for parents in order to encourage good behaviour in children.
Title: Constipation (1 year and beyond)
Summary: Constipation describes how hard your child's poos are and how difficult or painful it is to poo, not just how often your child goes to the toilet
Title: Crying Baby
Title: Drug Education in Primary Schools: Information for Parents
Title: Drug Education in Secondary Schools: Information for Parents
Title: Happy Playtime Makes Happy Children
Summary: An illustrated guide for parents to strengthen the positive relationship between them and their children through play.
Title: Helping children with concentration problems
Summary: A guide to ADD, the signs and where to get help.
Title: Helping teenagers grow up safely
Summary: Information for parents about the Peer Support Program in schools. How it encourages children to grow up safe and healthy.
Title: Parent Drug Information Service (PDIS)
Summary: A poster about the Parent Drug Information Service is available along with brochures translated into 13 languages.
Title: Passive Smoking
Summary: This fact sheet deals with passive smoking, the risks for unborn babies and young children, and protecting children from Environmental Tobacco Smoke
Title: Peanut allergy
Title: Planning ahead - Enduring guardianship
Title: Planning ahead - Enduring Power of Attorney
Title: Planning ahead - Introduction
Title: Planning ahead - Making a will
Title: Plaster cast or backslab care instructions for patients and their carers
Title: Play is all about learning - A guide to play for parents of children 2 and a half to 5 years
Summary: Information for parents with children 0 to school age on the importance of play, in particular self-directed unstructured play for the child's development. It includes information for parents and support people on what playgroups are and how they can benefit the parent and child.
Title: Post School Programs consent form
Title: Post School Programs Fact sheet
Title: Problems with a new baby? There's always someone to help
Summary: This is a guide to support services for new parents.
Title: Self-esteem in young children under five
Summary: A guide for parents to develop self-esteem in young children
Title: Talking to teenagers and establishing rules
Summary: An information sheet for parent who wish to Improve communication with teenagers and establishing rules.
Title: Talking with your kids about drugs
Title: What parents should know about bullying
Summary: General information for parent about bullying and what parents can do about it.