Health & Safety Links

Working with Children Checks
The Working With Children Check is a pre-employment check for child-related employment.

Office of the Children's eSafety Commissioner
Information on how to keep your children safe online.
 

Healthy Kids
Information on good food habits and daily physical activity to promote a health life.


NSW Health
A great website to answer all your health and medical questions. The website has great information on a range of health issues, children's infectious diseases and a variety of fact sheets


The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Hundreds of fact sheets for parents on kids health including allergies, obesity, procedures and tests, safety, sleep, common illnesses and many more.


Fresh for Kids
Find lots of games, funny jokes, recipes and activities to help kids eat healthy fresh fruit and vegetables and show them how sport can be fun!


Good for Kids
Great website that gives you a range of information on what is good for you children, healthy eating, exercise and a range of great ideas


Kids Health
Includes articles, animations, games, and health resources for parents, teens, and children.


KidSafe
A comprehensive website with information about how to keep your family safe in a variety of settings.

 

JunkBusters
The marketing of unhealthy food to children has been recognised as a probable causal factor in childhood overweight and obesity. The Junkbusters website will collect information reflecting public concern about food marketing to children, and record outcomes from formal complaint processes.

 

NSW Sport and Recreation
Assists the people of NSW participate in sport and recreation, and creates a community that uses sport and recreation to improve its well being.


Nutrition Australia
For all the information on nutrition that you need. Facts, statistics and fact sheets


Cancer Council NSW
Heaps of facts and resources on cancer prevention
 

Royal Life Saving
Education and advice on water safety around your home and community.


Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Australia's national agency for health and welfare statistics and information.


SIDS and KIDS
An important website that provides you with a range of information on safe sleeping practices for children.


Beyond Blue
Beyond Blue is a national, independent, not-for-profit organisation working to address issues associated with depression, anxiety and associated substance misuse orders in Australia.


Child and Youth Health
All you need to know about pregnancy, parenting and child health, kids health, teen health and young adults health.


Australian Breastfeeding Association
The Australian Breastfeeding Association provides information and support services for breastfeeding women and health professionals.


ABC parenting
An easy to follow guide on correct breastfeeding positions.


Better Health Channel
Find answers to many of the questions asked about breastfeeding


Premiers Council for Active Living
Research and evidence on the value of physical activity in children


Munch and Move
Munch and move is a fun, games approach program providing healthy eating and physical activity for children in preschools and long day care centres.


Immunise Australia
The Immunise Australia Program aims to increase national immunisation rates by funding free vaccination programs, administering the Australian Childhood Immunisation register and communicating information about immunisation to the general public and health professionals.


Australian Childhood Immunisation Register
The Australian Childhood Immunisation Register (the Immunisation Register) is a national register administered by Medicare Australia that records details of vaccinations given to children under seven years of age who live in Australia .


Raising Children- Immunisation
Everything you need to know about childhood immunisations and links to appropriate resources and services


Farmsafe
Farmsafe Australia is interested in protecting the health and safety of farmers, workers, family members and visitors to farms.


St John Ambulance
A self-funded charitable organisation dedicated to helping people in sickness, distress, suffering or danger.


Roads and Maritime
Information on child restraints, boosters and road safety


Littles Child Restraints
Capsule hire, child seats sales and installations


Kids Alive
Children's water safety program, includes articles, advice and five steps to reduce the risk of children drowning.