Child and Teen Grief: Information for Parents and Caregivers

The book provides valuable information to parents and caregivers about how grief impacts children and young people and gives advise on how to overcome some of the related difficulties. Contents: Supporting Children and Teens through Grief The Grief Journey Children Aged 3 to 5 Children Aged…


Direct Work Resource Pack

A compilation of various tools for direct work with children and young people. Click here to view/download Contents SECTION 1 Initial visits and getting to know the child or YP SECTION 2 Completing the C&F assessment and basic tools to use (and any of these…


Non-violent resistance booklets for parents & siblings

Non-violent resistance (NVR) addresses violent, destructive and harmful behaviours in children and adolescents. NVR can help parents and carers overcome their sense of helplessness. It can help develop a support network that will stop violent and destructive behaviours both in and out of the home. It can improve relationships…


Parenting after Separation: A Handbook for Parents

This handbook focuses on the needs of children when parents separate and how parents can help meet those needs. Click here to view/download CONTENTS 1 Introduction Who this handbook is for Abuse and safety issues 2 The Experience of Separating for Adults  Separation: A process…


Theraplay activities

A list of 132 theraplay activities for improving parent-child attachment. Click here to view/download


What we need to know to protect our children from sexual abuse

This booklet aims to provide the information parents and carers need to recognise the warning signs of abuse and to build the confidence to do something about it. Contents: Introduction Why do we need to know about child sexual abuse? What is child sexual abuse?…


My feelings & Emotions Tracker

The booklet helps parents/carers to keep track of how their children are feeling each day, what triggers these feelings and their responses to tough situations. Click here to view/download


Home Truths – app teaching about living on your own

About to move out for the first time? Whether you’re moving into student accommodation or your own place, living away from home can be an eye opening and daunting experience. Home Truths is here to teach you EVERYTHING you need to know about living on…


Coping with pressure at school (Teen’s guide)

It takes up five days a week and there are all the pressures of schoolwork, homework, making friends and taking exams. It can seem scary. But we all have bad days (even if we don’t show it!) and on the whole, school is great with…


My feelings workbook: naming & exploring emotions

The workbook enables workers to explain the meaning of various emotions/feelings and promotes a conversation with children about in which situations they experience the discussed emotion. Click here to view/download


Feelings cards; naming feelings

Workers can use this poster to  1. Help children to more accurately express their feelings by developing their emotional vocabulary. 2. Help children learn to recognize the feelings of others by facial expressions. Click here to view/download


Protecting Your Child from Sexual Abuse – parents’ prevention guide

Protecting Your Child is intended to help parents/guardians better understand the issue of child sexual abuse. Topics covered include the scope of child sexual abuse, personal boundaries, adult supervision, children’s use of internet-enabled devices, concerning sexual behaviour in children, what to talk to your child…


Storybooks – children’s behaviour

The Barnyard Buddies STOP for Peace – teaching kids conflict resolution The Barnyard Buddies STOP for Peace is an endearing picture book with an important lesson on life skills. The animals in the story have a problem, someone is not sharing. As they lament over…


Big Feelings Come and Go Storybook

This storybook teaches kids about freeze, flight and fight and helps them learn some basic self-regulation skills. Understanding freeze, flight and fight can allow for new conversations about how your child feels and what to do to help them manage their big feelings. Click here…


Keeping Children Safe from Sexual Abuse: info sheet for parents

Outlines sexual abuse facts, offers tips on how to keep a child safe from sexual abuse & how to react if a child has experienced sexual abuse. (The sheet includes a list of available support services – replace the list by providing contact details for your…


It’s not okay to shake babies: info sheet for parents

The information sheet highlights the damage that shaking a baby can cause, and provides tips on responding to a crying baby. Contents:  It’s not OK to shake babies Why is it so dangerous to shake a baby? Why does my baby cry so much? How…


Meet Mr Ant: Anger Management Programme for Children

The Program is organised as a Teaching and Learning Kit, comprised of: Picture Video Book: Meet Mr Angry Ant! Teacher Program & Guide: with full teaching/learning program notes, background information, suggested activity sequence, Activity Cards and handouts, and other Print Masters The “Meet Mr Angry…


7 steps to safety: Feel and be safe at home family guide

7 Steps to Safety can help you give children the skills and confidence they need to feel and be safe at home. You can use all, some, or just parts of the steps. The steps can be adapted to suit the needs of your family…