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Topic "Parenting" in Plain English - total 8 documents

Title: Being a dad - Multicultural parent easy guide
Summary: Dads in all communities and cultures are very important for families. There are many ways to be a dad. How dads do some things in Australia may be new to you.

Title: Children in Australia - Multicultural parent easy guide
Summary: Children coming to Australia have a lot to get used to – a new home, school, language, culture and people. Parents can help children adapt to the changes and settle into their new life.

Title: Keeping children safe - Multicultural Parent Easy Guide
Summary: Parents from all cultures and communities want their children to be safe from harm. While Australia is generally a safe place, children can be harmed at home or in the community.

Title: Online safety, start the chat
Summary: The online safety, start the chat campaign is about helping everyone in a child's life to have a conversation about online safety. The youngest generation of children are the first to grow up in a fully connected digital world - for them, the online world is now just as much a part of their lives as the offline world. It is important to be proactive and talk about online safety early and often. This link provides advertising materials to more information on cyberbullying on the eSafety website that can be used in your community.

Title: Parenting in Australia - Multicultural Parent Easy Guide
Summary: Parents from all cultures and communities share a love of their children and want the best for them. There are many ways to raise children. Some of the ways children are raised in Australia may be new to you. Everyone in the family is getting used to life in a new culture. Working things out together can help keep families strong.

Title: Strong families - Multicultural parent easy guide
Summary: Families are the most important thing in children’s lives. Keeping your family strong can help everyone adapt to a new life in Australia.

Title: Support services - Multicultural parent easy guide
Summary: Parents in Australia often go to services for help with family matters. Services welcome families from all cultures and communities. They can help just as family or community might have helped you in the past.

Title: Teenagers in Australia - Multicultural parent easy guide
Summary: The teenage years can bring joys and challenges for families from all cultures and communities. Sons and daughters are growing, changing and learning skills for adult life. There can be extra challenges for teenagers in a new culture.

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