Helpful Resources

Andrew Fuller and Parents Victoria Vodcast Series

Join Andrew Fuller, Clinical Psychologist as he is interviewed by Gail McHardy from Parents Victoria. In this series of six short interviews, Andrew discusses the role of parents in bullying prevention and the importance of building resilience in kids, see: Andrew Fuller and Parents Victoria Vodcast Series

Parents Victoria

Parents Victoria is a statewide democratic organisation representing parents of students in Victorian government schools. Parents Victoria provide information and guidance to parents of government school children, develop strategies with other education stakeholders to increase parental involvement in school education, facilitate parent forums on selected education issues and identify strategies to assist parents from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to participate in the education of their children and so on.

For more information, see: Parents Victoria

Parenting Research Centre

The Parenting Research Centre is dedicated to supporting parents through developing resources, programs and policies based on scientific evidence.

For more information, see: Parenting Research Centre

Raising Children Network

Raising Children Network is a website for Australian mothers, fathers, grandparents and anyone else who has responsibility for the care of children. RCN is a source of information for parents. The website includes a wide range of professionals and agencies who work with parents every day – general practitioners, maternal and child health nurses, child care workers, preschool teachers, school teachers, social workers, psychologists and so on.

For more information, see: Raising Children Network

Parentline

Parentline is a confidential telephone counselling service providing professional counselling and support for parents and those who care for children. The aim of Parentline is to nurture and support positive, caring relationships between parents, children, teenagers and significant other people who are important to the well-being of families.

For more information, see: Parentline

Cybersmart for Parents

This website provides a range of different age appropriate resources, for students, parents and teachers, designed to raise awareness of cyber security in students.

For more information, see: Cybersmart for Parents

A to Z Parent Resources: About Bullying

The ‘About Bullying’ section in the School A to Z website provides students, parents and teachers with information about bullying in schools.

For more information, see: A to Z Parent Resources: About Bullying

Parent Support and Assistance

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development understands that being a parent is a rewarding and sometimes difficult role. At times you might need extra support for you and your family. This page supports you to find helpful websites, telephone services, and translated resources.

For more information, see: Parent Support and Assistance

Rewrite Your Story

The Office of the eSafety Commissioner's Rewrite Your Story is a national youth-focussed initiative which explores cyberbullying and other online issues faced by young people. 

For more information see: Rewrite Your Story