Advice & Information
- Families NSW
Families NSW have produced a range of resources for parents to provide advice and information on the social, emotional and intellectual development of your child.
Parent Line is a telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents of children ages 0 to 18 who live in New South Wales.
- Domestic and Family Violence
National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 for sexual assault, domestic and family violence.
- Kidsafe (NSW)
Kidsafe NSW is dedicated to reducing the number and severity of unintentional child injuries through promoting child safety. The website has information about current news and events, fact sheets, resources and program information to help keep children safe.
- Poisons Information Hotline
- Learn the Signs Act Early
This resource provides information for parents about child development from birth to 5 years of age.
- Playgroup NSW
Playgroup is an informal session where mums, dads, grandparents, caregivers, children and babies meet up in a relaxed and friendly environment. They are community based, parent run and usually held weekly.
- Love Talk Sing Read Play
An app that contains information for every family to help their child/ren learn and develop.
- Australian Breastfeeding Association
Tel 1800686268 (free call)
Breastfeeding Support and information from ABA volunteers via the breastfeeding Helpline.
- Breastfeeding Resources
Information about common Breastfeeding concerns produced by the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District.
A comprehensive counselling service for families concerned about exposures during pregancy and breastfeeding including medications, drugs, over-the-counter preparations, infections, radiation and occupational exposure.
Healthy Food for Babies and Toddlers (developed by ISLHD Health Promotion Service).
- Family Planning NSW
Family Planning NSW provides information about contraception, reproductive and sexual health.
- Healthdirect Australia
Healthdirect Australia is a telephone health advice and information service.
- Multicultural Resources
- Quit Line
- The Sydney Children's Hospital
The Sydney Children's Hospital has a range of online fact sheets on children's health issues
- Karitane Parenting Videos
Karitane Parenting Videos
- Raising Children
The Raising Children website offers up-to-date, research based material on more than 800 topics relating to raising healthy children, from newborns through to early teens.
- Resourcing Parents
Resourcing Parents provides parenting education information to parents and carers of children aged 0-18 years. It includes current parenting programs available in the St George and Sutherland area.
- Southern Sydney Multiple Birth Association
Not for profit volunteer run organisation that provides support, services and activities to multiple birth families.
- Karitane Careline
Karitane Careline is a telephone service where you can speak to a Child and Family Health Nurses on a wide range of issues concerning infants and children from birth to five (5) years of age.
- Red Nose
Provides information on safe sleeping practices for babies and young children.
- Tresillian Parent Helpline
Tresillian's Parent Helpline is a telephone services where you can speak to a Child and Family Health nurse on any aspect of parenting children aged up to five (5) years.