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Guidance Officer

At Currajong State School we have many support systems including access to our Guidance Office Karen Herbert.

Karen works at Currajong SS on the following days:

Every Monday

Tuesdays - odd weeks

Wednesdays and Thursdays even weeks

Every Friday

Karen provides guidance and support across our school community. 

 

Support Resources

 

Mental Health - http://www.headspace.org.au/parents-and-carers

Health

http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicCategories.aspx?p=285

Parents website, Sshool, health, feelings etc.

http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicCategories.aspx?p=285

Anger

http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetailsKids.aspx?p=335&np=287&id=1728

Parenting

http://raisingchildren.net.au/

 

http://www.kidsmatter.edu.au

A great website for parents to support them in parenting and building strong family relationships.

 

Support agencies

 

www.kidshelp.com.au/  1800 55 1800

Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.

 

www.parentline.com.au  1300 30 1300

Parent Line is a telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents of children aged 0 to 18 years who live in Australia

 

http://www.lifeline.org.au/  13 11 14

Lifeline’s Services

National Services

Local Community Services

A range of services are provided through local Lifeline Centres across Australia that meets the needs of local communities. These services may include:

  • Suicide prevention and bereavement services• Face-to-face counselling

  • Financial counselling

  • Gambling counselling

  • Youth services

  • Disability services

  • Welfare programs

  • Rural outreach

  • Migrant support services

  • Family and mediation services

  • Counselling services for children

  • School based education programs

  • Information education and support groups

  • Aged care visitation; and

  • Indigenous support services

To find out what services are offered in your local area contact your nearest Lifeline Centre 

 

www.centacarenq.org.au/

Centacare NQ has been working with people across North Queensland since 1979.  We provide a range of programs to assist individuals, families and communities.

 

www.health.qld.gov.au/rch/professionals/cymhs.asp

CYMHS service

The Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) provides specialist mental health services for children and young people and assistance to their families or carers.

CYMHS combines hospital and community-based facilities to provide free and confidential consultation, assessment and treatment of children and young people, 0-18 years, whose:

  • emotional and behavioural disorders are severe or complex

  • or at risk of becoming so

  • and whose needs cannot be met by other services.

 

https://www.tmml.com.au/services/mental-health/ataps-for-kids

ATAPS for Kids