Protective Behaviours Phone Apps

Protective Behaviours Phone Apps

One day I was curious about whether there were any helpful apps out there that complement the resources used to teach protective behaviours. I was pleasantly surprised to see that some very helpful apps have indeed been designed! And they are free! They are all...
5 tips to help children with their feelings

5 tips to help children with their feelings

Guest Post by Gemma Lee Taylor, Groups Coordinator at Resilience Kit. Learning about feelings is important for everyone. Here are 5 tips about feelings from Resilience Kit.1. Help your child understand different kinds of feelings​By talking about feelings in...
What can we do about cyberbullying?

What can we do about cyberbullying?

Guest Post by Nikki Mitchell, Director of WA Child Safety ServicesAccording to the Office of the eSafety Commissioner about one in every five Australian children has been bullied online.  Cyberbullying can have serious consequences that reach far beyond...
An interview with author Shona Innes

An interview with author Shona Innes

From the moment I saw Shona’s BIG HUG books, I fell in love with them. The first thing I noticed was the illustrations on the cover, by Irisz Agocs. They are possibly the cutest illustrations I have ever seen! I can never resist running my fingers over embossing...
An interview with author Jayneen Sanders

An interview with author Jayneen Sanders

Approximately 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 11 boys will be sexually abused before 18 and 95% will know the abuser. Aren’t those statistics shocking!! So that equates to approximately 4 girls and 1 boy in your child’s class at school. Isn’t it vitally...