Parent & Community Resources
Mitchelton Pre-Schooling Centre Resources
Curriculum and Learning Frameworks
http://raisingchildren.net.au/ Short articles on a range of parenting topics.
- UQ Parenting & Family Support Clinic offers support for behavioural concerns. Phone: 33657290 or www.pfsc.uq.edu.au
- The Brisbane City Council provides an updated service to help families source the support they need. http://www.mycommunitydirectory.com.au/queensland/brisbane
- Free articles about resilience and reducing anxiety in children and the like are available at: http://www.maggiedent.com/content/resources-parents
Child and family protection information
Family and Child Connect provides information to people seeking assistance for children and families with concerns about their well-being
http://www.mycommunitydirectory.com.au/Queensland/Brisbane/Child_Services/Child_Protection_Services/ Lists places to ring for information and reporting
Starting Blocks: Your first step into early childhood education & care Website by Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA)
Early Childhood Australia: Parent resources useful information for parents covering a wide range of topics
Great start: everyday ideas for learning Lots of ideas and activities to help parents make the most of everyday learning
Let the children play Discover outdoor play ideas for young children
Inspired EC a blog designed to inspire teachers and parents of children in the Early Years
Out and About
Support Services for Children
Natural Environments and Sustainability
www.handsforchange.org Includes a handprint tool for sustainability impact.
http://www.nabers.com.au Tools to rate your home for energy and water usage.