Resources

Useful Links

Some links that you may find of interest:

 

Advocate for Children & Young People

www.acyp.nsw.gov.au

 

Australian Association of Special Education

www.aase.edu.au

 

ADDitude Magazine for People with ADD

www.additudemag.com

 

Apraxia Kids

www.apraxia-kids.org

 

Aspect (formerly Autism Association of NSW)

www.autismspectrum.org.au

 

Australian Dyslexia Association

www.dyslexiaassociation.org.au

 

Australian Health Directory

www.healthdirectory.com.au

 

Barnardos Australia – Support services with children with a disability

www.barnardos.org.au

 

Carers NSW

www.carersnsw.asn.au

 

Centre for Community Child Health (CCCH)

www.rch.org.au/ccch

 

Cerebral Palsy Alliance

www.cerebralpalsy.org.au

 

Cerebral Palsy Australia

www.cpaustralia.com.au

 

Cerebral Palsy Group

www.cerebralpalsygroup.com

 

Cerebral Palsy Guidance

www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com

 

Child Magazine – A monthly parenting publication

www.childmags.com.au

 

Children’s Services Central
Offers information about other people’s training that may be of interest to children’s services in NSW.

www.cscentral.org.au

 

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
An international professional organisation dedicated to individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities and/or the gifted.

www.cec.sped.org

 

Down Syndrome Association of NSW

www.downsyndromensw.org.au

 

The Dyspraxia Foundation

www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk

 

Early Childhood Australia

www.earlychildhoodaustralia.org.au

 

Early Childhood Intervention Australia (NSW Chapter) Incorporated

www.ecia-nsw.org.au

 

Global Education – Teacher resources to encourage a global perspective across the curriculum.

www.globaleducation.edu.au

 

Epilepsy Association

www.epilepsy.org.au

 

The Family Support Services Association of NSW

www.nswfamilyservices.asn.au

 

Headspace – National Youth Mental Health Foundation

www.headspace.org.au

 

Health Translations Directory

www.healthtranslations.vic.gov.au

 

The International Dyslexia Association

www.interdys.org

 

Kidscount

www.kidscount.com.au

 

Kids Helpline
Offers a safe, fun and interactive place for kids and young people to explore issues that are important to them.

www.kidshelp.com.au

 

LDOnline
An interactive guide to learning disabilities for parents, teachers and children

www.ldonline.org

 

Learning Difficulties Coalition NSW Incorporated

www.ldc.org.au

 

Learning Disabilities – National Institutes

www.nimh.nih.gov

 

Local Business Guide

www.localbusinessguide.com.au

 

Local Business Hills District

www.localbusinesshillsdistrict.com.au

 

The National Attention Deficit Disorder Association
An organisation built around the needs of young adults with ADD and ADHD.

www.add.org/

 

National Centre for Learning Disabilities

www.ncld.org

 

National Disability Insurance Scheme

www.ndis.gov.au

 

Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy Australia Limited

www.nordoff-robbins.com.au

 

Northcott Early Childhood Autism Service (NECAS)

www.northcott.com.au

 

NSW Assocation for Gifted & Talented Children

www.nswagtc.org.au

 

NSW Government – Family & Community Services Ageing, Disability and Home Care

www.adhc.nsw.gov.au

 

NSW Department of Education
School a to z practical help for parents

www.schoolatoz.nsw.edu.au

 

Occupational Therapy Australia

www.otaus.com.au

 

Open College – Teaching children with ADHD

www.opencolleges.edu.au/informed/features/teaching-children-with-adhd/

 

Parent Help Lines
These help lines operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at the cost of a local call.

New South Wales – 1300 1300 52

www.parentline.org.au

 

ACT – 6287 3833

www.parentlineact.org.au

 

Victoria – 13 22 89

www.parentline.vic.gov.au

 

South Australia – 1300 364 100

www.parenting.sa.gov.au

 

Queensland & Northern Territory – 1300 30 1300

www.parentline.com.au

 

Parenting NSW
Practical tips, information and resources to help make parenting a little easier.

parenting.html

 

Parenting SA
Promoting the vale of parents and the important role of parenting.

www.parenting.sa.gov.au

 

Playgroups NSW

www.playgroupsnsw.org.au

 

The Australian Psychological Society

www.pscyhology.org.au

 

Raising Children Network
Providing information that can help parents with the day to day decisions of raising children and looking after their own needs

www.raisingchildren.net.au

 

Reachout
Online support service for young people going through a tough time and looking for information on mental health issues.

www.reachout.com.au

 

Reading Writing Hotline
The Reading Writing Hotline is a national adult literacy service.

www.readingwritinghotline.edu.au

 

Resilient Youth Australia

www.resilientyouth.org.au

Siblings Australia

www.siblingsaustralia.org.au

 

Speech Pathology Australia

www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au

 

SPELD
Specific Learning Difficulties Association of NSW .

www.speldnsw.org.au

 

St George Local Childcare Directory

www.stgeorgechildcare.com.au

 

Strengthening Families Resourcing Parents
Parenting resources and facts sheets in different languages.

www.resourcingparents.nsw.gov.au

 

Teach This
Provides high quality, cost effective, curriculum based printable resources designed specifically for teachers, parents and homeschoolers.

www.teachthis.com.au

 

Transition to school

www.transitiontoschoolresource.org.au/

 

Wendy Lawson
Sharing her journey and understanding of ASD.

www.mugsy.org/wendy/