Queensland Child Protection Week

5–11 September 2021

Protecting children is everybody’s business. Here are some activities for children.  These are fun and also teach about personal safety.

If you need an interpreter, call TIS on 131 450

Queensland Child Protection Week - Group of children from different age groups

Digital Safety Activities

Young Girl on playground

0-8 years

Activities for parents and caregivers to do with children to explore children's rights and body rules and learn about safety and wellbeing.

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kids on playground swing

9-12 years

Helping older children to learn to trust their instincts and make decisions that keep them safe and healthy through body awareness, emotional regulation and cyber safety.

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Adolescent girl with smartphone

13-17 years

Information for teenagers and parents on developing healthy relationships and cyber safety adapted from the Let’s Get Savvy with Sexting group program.

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Supports for families in the Gympie Region

View the following Supports as a printable A4 PDF

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Act For Kids – Family and Child Connect

Ph: 133 264   www.actforkids.com.au

Anglicare Southern Queensland –

The Early Years Family Hub
Ph: 5482 9012
Mental Health and Family Wellbeing and Children and Parenting Program
Ph: 5480 4700

Foster and Kinship Care, Intensive Family Support, and Secondary Family Support
Ph: 5480 4700 

BUSHkids – Early Childhood Early Intervention Service

Ph: 0439 913 143 or 5406 0708

Carers QLD – Local Area Coordination NDIS

Ph: 5489 2200   carersqld.com.au/ndis-local-area-coordination

Centacare – family and relationships services

Ph: 1300 236 822   centacarebrisbane.net.au

Child Health Access

Ph: 5319 4824

Child Safety

Regional Intake Service: 1300 70 37 62
After Hours Crisis: 1800 17 71 35

Child and Youth Mental Health

Ph: 5489 8444

Community Action –

Domestic and Family Violence Service
Ph: 5413 8088

Youth Service
Ph: 5482 6188


Community Connect – Gympie Community Place

Ph: 5482 1147   gcp.org.au

eSafety Commissioner – Online safety help in languages other than English


Headspace Gympie – Youth mental health centre and services, 12-25 yr olds

Ph: 5482 1075

Healthy Play Program – Gympie Community Place

Ph: 0497 159 254

Laurel Place – Specialist sexual assault counselling service

Ph: 5482 7911

Multicultural Information Network Service (MINS)

Ph: 5483 9511

North Coast Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health

Ph: 5375 2011 or 5346 9800

REFOCUS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child and Family Wellbeing Service

Ph: 5417 4483

QuIHN – drug and alcohol addiction and dual diagnosis (for adults)

Ph: 5443 9576

UnitingCare – counselling, family mediation, Men Choosing Change program

Ph: 5480 3400

If you need an interpreter, call TIS on 131 450

Project Partners

Act For Kids Anglicare Southern Queensland BushKids centacare

Community Action Inc C?RA Daniel Morcombe Foundation Gympie Community Place

Gympie Region Local Level Alliance Family Support Collective Laurel Place Inc North Coast Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health

Queensland Government Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women Queensland Police Service Refocus UnitingCare Queensland

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