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Here you will find hints and tips for mums, links to support services and organisations in Australia, info and resources on sensitive topics and issues, little reminders and much much more.
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During the early days of grieving, most parents experience excruciating pain, alternating with numbness. It has been said that coping with the death and loss of a child requires some of the hardest work one will ever have to do.
Sands is a volunteer-based organisation providing individualised care from one bereaved parent to another, giving them support and hope for the future, following the death of a baby.
what is family violence
Domestic violence is when one person behaves in a way that controls or dominates another person and causes fear for their safety and wellbeing. Domestic violence is usually a pattern of abusive and controlling behaviour taking many forms. It happens in intimate, family or informal care relationships.
what is child abuse
Child abuse is any physical or emotional ill treatment by someone in a position of responsibility, trust or power that harms or could harm a child’s health, survival, development or dignity. There are different types of child abuse, and many children experience more than one type.
dealing with trauma
Most damaging to children and young people are the experiences of abuse, neglect and violence, which are sadly prevalent in more circumstances than one would expect. The experience of these traumas is particularly associated with adverse mental health outcomes in childhood and through to adult life.
Small Steps for Hannah
Together we can HALT domestic and family violenceThe Small Steps 4 Hannah Foundation exists to HALT the cycle of domestic violence so that everyone can feel respected, informed, confident to act, and safe.
Fertility Support Aus
Learn how to support a Fertility Warrior.
Do you have a Fertility Journey? Help support, encourage and cheer for others here. In turn you will also receive support via our many avenues.