National Child Protection Week

National Child Protection Week

  PROTECTING CHILDREN IS EVERYBODY’S BUSINESS This week (1-7 September) is National Child Protection Week.  This is a campaign held annually, around Australia, to raise awareness of child abuse prevention. From the time a child can understand...

Connecting with Teens – 6 Tips

“I love teenagers!”   Yet… I find that whenever I say this phrase people look at me and chuckle, as if waiting for the punchline. There is none. It’s true! I really do love teenagers! Every year I get to spend a week in January with a few hundred teenagers in...
Teaching children 10 Body Safety Tips

Teaching children 10 Body Safety Tips

We teach both water and road safety to the children in our care — it is equally important that we teach children Body Safety. Body Safety aims to empower children with skills and knowledge that will lessen the likelihood of them becoming victims of childhood sexual...