Helpful Websites for Parents and Carers

Better Health Channel
Health and medical information

Mental health resource

eSafety and Cyberbullying
The Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner protects Australian children when they experience cyberbullying by administering a complaints scheme and deals with complaints about prohibited online content 
Family Planning Victoria
Information, resources, education, training about sexual and reproductive health

Health Direct
Government-funded service, providing quality, approved health information and advice

Information about the recommended and fully funded vaccine plan by age group under the National Immunisation Program

24 hour crisis support service

Maternal and Child Health
Information about the free Maternal and Child Health services designed to support child health and development from birth until school age 

Parenting Research Centre
Provides information on research and programs to help raise children

Raising Children Network
The Australian parenting website: comprehensive, practical, expert child health and parenting information and activities covering children aged 0-15 years

Royal Children’s Hospital 
Range of information including fact sheets

Stepfamilies Australia
Provides information, research and advocacy for step families