Queensland Child Protection Week

6–12 September 2020

Protecting children is everybody’s business. As part of this year’s Queensland Child Protection Week in Gympie we are providing Digital Safety Resource Packs with activities suitable for school students (P-12), as well as children attending kindergarten and Early Education and Care Services.

Digital Safety Resource Packs

0-8 years

Activities for parents and caregivers to work through with children to explore children’s rights and body rules, and develop strategies that support safety and wellbeing.

View the pack

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.

View the pack

13-17 years

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

View the pack

Supports for families in the Gympie Region

View the following Supports as a printable A4 PDF

View the PDF

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
anglicaresq.org.au/locations/early-years-family-hub-gympie
 
Mental Health and Family Wellbeing and Children and Parenting Program
Ph: 5480 4700
anglicaresq.org.au/children-and-families

Foster and Kinship Care, Intensive Family Support, and Secondary Family Support
Ph: 5480 4700 
anglicaresq.org.au/children-and-families
 

BUSHkids – Early Childhood Early Intervention Service

Ph: 0439 913 143 or 5406 0708
www.bushkids.org.au
 

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
www.health.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0031/391855/2015-br-child-youth-family.pdf
 

Child Safety

Regional Intake Service: 1300 70 37 62
After Hours Crisis: 1800 17 71 35
www.csyw.qld.gov.au
 

Child and Youth Mental Health

Ph: 5489 8444
www.health.qld.gov.au/sunshinecoast/mhas
 

Community Action –

Domestic and Family Violence Service
Ph: 5413 8088
www.communityactiongympie.com.au/services/domestic-violence-services

Youth Service
Ph: 5482 6188
www.communityactiongympie.com.au/services/youth-services

 

Community Connect – Gympie Community Place

Ph: 5482 1147   gcp.org.au
 

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

Ph: 5482 1075
headspace.org.au/headspace-centres/gympie
 

Healthy Play Program – Gympie Community Place

Ph: 0497 159 254
www.facebook.com/groups/477463526434192

Laurel Place – Specialist sexual assault counselling service

Ph: 5482 7911
www.laurelplace.com.au/index.php/services/counselling
 

Multicultural Information Network Service (MINS)

Ph: 5483 9511
www.communityactiongympie.com.au/services/mins
 

North Coast Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health

Ph: 5375 2011 or 5346 9800
ncacch.org.au
 

REFOCUS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child and Family Wellbeing Service

Ph: 5417 4483
refocus.org.au/child-family-wellbeing
 

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

Ph: 5443 9576
www.quihn.org/sunshine-coast
 

UnitingCare – counselling, family mediation, Men Choosing Change program

Ph: 5480 3400
www.unitingcareqld.com.au/locate/services/unitingcare-gympie

Project Partners

Act For Kids Anglicare Southern Queensland BushKids centacare

Community Action Inc 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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