Australian Children’s Contact Services Association Inc “ACCSA is a non-profit association which promotes sound analysis of the role and limitations of supervised parent / child contact (‘access’, ‘visitation’) services, provides a network for members and promotes quality in service provision.”
Camp Quality – A non-profit organisation that is committed to bringing hope and happiness to children living with cancer, their families and communities through ongoing quality recreational, educational and financial support programs.
Galilee has served the Canberra community through caring for disadvantaged babies, children and young people for over twenty years. Galilee is a community based not-for-profit organisation that addresses the immediate needs of children and young people while also concentrating on prevention strategies.
Gungahlin Youth Centre – Activities and services for youth aged between 11-25 years, including advocacy and support.
Kids Help Line is Australia’s only free, confidential and anonymous, 24-hour telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between five and 18.
Lawstuff – Legal info for young people in Australia. Lawstuff is a legal help service for young people under 18. LawMail allows young people from anywhere in Australia to email their legal questions to the National Children’s and Youth Law Centre.
Office of the Community Advocate – The OCA has a range of statutory functions and powers with respect to children and young people, and adults with a mental illness or impaired decision making ability, who require protection from abuse, exploitation or neglect.
Reality Check – offers information about mental illness and where young people can go for help in the ACT.
August is the last month of winter and includes party options like Children's Book Week and another chance for an Elvis party with birthdays including Hitckcock, Warhol, and Peter O'Toole. See more here...