To support our clients and their families and carers at this time, Lifestart is sharing helpful resources, fact sheets, links and ideas for things you can do at home, on Facebook and on the Resources page of our website.
We will continue to add to the list and encourage you to visit this page regularly to see what is new.
Resources and fact sheets
Links to external resources
How to cope with stress related to COVID-19 – information for young people from headspace
Staying safe from Coronavirus – Council for Intellectual Disability
Learning at home during a time of crisis – Australian Coalition for Inclusive Education (ACIE)
Communicating with your child about COVID-19 – Emerging Minds
COVID-19 Translated Resources – Ethnolink Language Services
Time 2 Talk – Relationships NSW
Digital Lunchbreak activities – Advocate for Children and Young People (ACYP)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and remote communities – Australian Government Department of Health
How to talk to your kids about Coronavirus and guide your family through it – ABC Radio Parental as Anything with Maggie Dent
Nature play can still happen during Coronavirus – ABC Radio Parental as Anything with Maggie Dent
Coronavirus and helping children with autism, episode 4 – The Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Parenting in a Pandemic – The University of Queensland