Health services and support especially for children and parents in Australia.
The Humour Foundation
Pymble, NSW 2073The Humour Foundation is a national charity established to promote the health benefits of humour. Clown Doctor programs are established in all major children's hospitals and some general hospitals and hospices.
Concord, NSW 2167The Specific Learning Difficulties Association of NSW is a not-for-profit association dedicated to helping children and adults with specific learning difficulties and the carers, parents and professionals associated with them. Its services include a parent helpline, an online store and professional development for healthcare workers.
Parkville, VIC 3052
CITY EAST, QLD 4002A resource aimed at minimising bullying, harassment and violence in schools. The site includes an Ideas box that showcases measures implemented by schools that work.
Download a Bullying. No way! poster for your classroom.
Coogee, NSW 2034The Australian Multiple Birth Association is a volunteer organisation that provides support, resources and education to multiple birth parents.Clubs around Australia provide support and community and host events. AMBA's website has information, publications, a forum and an AMBA Club Finder. You can also connect with AMBA's social media presence; to find out more go to the website.
Telephone and online counselling service
Milton, QLD 40641800 55 1800 - free call from landlines and mobile phones (using the networks of Optus, Virgin, Vodaphone, Telstra) from within Australia.
Australia's only telephone and online counselling service for 5 to 25 year olds. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Any issue, any time.
We also offer web and email counselling. These services can be accessed through our website, 7 days a week.
Children's Health Queensland - Hospital and Health Service
South Brisbane, QLD 4101The Royal Children's Hospital is the largest specialist children's hospital in Queensland. It incorporates an Adolescent Mental Health Inpatient Unit caring for children aged 14-18.
Ringwood, VIC 3134The Australian Childhood Foundation is a non-profit organisation committed to preventing child abuse and its effects on families and the community.
It offers specialist counselling programs to help child victims. It has education and training programs for health and welfare professionals working with children.
Women's and Children's Health Service
Department of Health, Western Australia
Subiaco, WA 6008Western Australia's specialist children's hospital.
Sydney, NSW 2000Mission Australia is a charitable organisation that provides specific services for children and families, such as the Pathways projects; Communities for Children; Referral for Active Intervention; Brighter Futures and Fairfax House - a safe environment for families in crisis.