Further information

Child and Youth HealthA resource for parents and caregivers on everything related to the health and development of children from the State Government of South Australia.

Raising Children Network
Your online guide to raising children from newborn to teen years in Australia. You’ll find all the basics on behaviour, nutrition, safety, health and daily care in this easy-to-use website. There’s tailored information for parents from all walks of life, plus some great tips on managing family resources.

Women's Information & Referral Centre
Women's Information and Referral Centre (WiRC) is a confidential and free ACT Government service, which provides information and referral to support women in making informed choices and achieving self-determination.


Dads4Kids - Fatherhood FoundationTips, resources, newsletters and lots more.The Fatherhood Foundation is a tax deductible Harm Prevention charity, dedicated to the promotion of excellence in fathering. (Australian website)

Professional telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
1300 78 99 78 available 24/7 is the national telephone and online support, information and referral service for men with family and relationship concerns. The service is available from anywhere in Australia and is staffed by professional counsellors, experienced in men’s issues providing:
  • safe and private place to talk about concerns
  • confidential, anonymous and non-judgmental support
  • coaching and practical strategies for managing personal relationship concerns
  • relevant information and linkage to other appropriate services and programs as required.


Australian Breastfeeding AssociationLarge, community-based, self-help group recognised as a leading authority on breastfeeding management.

Single parents

Single with Children
A non-profit social group operated by the Single Parent Family Association in Australia.


Stepfamilies Australia A national peak body working with a network of state stepfamily groups and community service providers to strengthen stepfamilies across Australia, through providing quality information, family support services, practitioner training, research and advocacy. Download or order tip sheets on a wide variety of stepfamily issues including, biological mothers, biological fathers, ex-partners, an 'our' baby, part-time stepfamilies, stepmothers, stepfathers, children, grandparents, teenagers.