Topic "Safety" in Karen - total 42 documentsTitle: Are you at risk...the red flags (eSafety Women Guide 3)
Summary: An abusive partner or ex-partner may use technology to attack, humiliate or control you. This guide lists signs that your technology is being misused.
Title: Babies from birth to crawling - birth to 9 months
Summary: Your baby will wriggle and roll from birth, start to sit up at about 6 months and crawl at about 9 months. They will also start to reach and grasp for objects and put them into their mouth. Understanding your baby’s development as they grow will help you gain a great deal of enjoyment from your child and help to keep them safe.
Title: Bathing a newborn - in pictures
Summary: Picture cards that takes you through bathing a newborn safely, including demonstrations of setting up the bath, bathing techniques and baby bath temperature. When you're bathing your newborn baby, it's important to look after your baby's comfort as well as their cleanliness.
Title: Bathing a newborn safely (video)
Summary: This short video takes you through bathing a newborn safely, including demonstrations of setting up the bath, bathing techniques and baby bath temperature. When you're bathing your newborn baby, it's important to look after your baby's comfort as well as their cleanliness.
Title: Burns and scalds first aid - in pictures
Summary: Picture cards that explain what to do if your child gets a burn or scald. A burn is an injury to the skin that happens from touching something hot. Scalds are burns from hot liquids or steam. Suitable for 0-18 years.
Title: Burns and scalds prevention poster
Summary: Home safety and injury prevention poster on burns & scalds prevention.
Title: Can I or can't I?
Summary: Information on what activities can be undertaken during a fire danger period or on Total Fire Ban days e.g. having a barbeque.
Title: Car seat safety
Summary: Safety and injury prevention poster on car seat safety.
Title: Choking prevention
Summary: Home safety and injury prevention poster on Choking prevention
Title: Dealing with image-based abuse (eSafety Women Guide 7)
Summary: Image-based abuse is when an intimate image is shared, or threatened to be shared, without the consent of the person in that image. This guide explains what an 'intimate image' is, how to make a report and how to get help.
Title: Domestic and family violence factsheet
Summary: The Australian Government does not tolerate domestic and family violence under any circumstances. Domestic and family violence includes behaviour or threats that aim to control a male or female partner by causing fear or threatening their safety. This fact sheet provides information on what domestic and family violence can include as well as contact details for culturally sensitive services in Australia.
Title: Falls prevention: Home safety and injury prevention
Summary: Home safety and injury prevention poster on falls prevention
Title: Family safety pack
Summary: The Australian Government has developed a Family Safety Pack for men and women coming to Australia. It includes information on Australia’s laws regarding domestic and family violence, sexual assault and forced marriage, and a woman’s right to be safe.
Title: Fire danger ratings
Summary: The fire danger rating tells you how dangerous a fire would be if one started. It helps you to know when conditions are dangerous enough to put your bushfire survival plan in to action.
Title: Get support (eSafety Women Guide 4)
Summary: This guide provides information on where and how to get support if technology is being used to abuse, control or frighten you.
Title: Helping children (eSafety Women Guide 6)
Summary: This guide details some of the ways to help your children stay connected online while also keeping themselves, and you, safe.
Title: Home safety (poster)
Summary: Home safety and injury prevention poster.
Title: Indoor safety: in pictures
Summary: This illustrated guide to indoor home safety for kids has information on smoke detectors, safety glass, poisons, safety gates, sharp items and blind cords.
Title: Inquisitive and invincible 18 months to 3.5 years
Summary: Your child is now actively exploring their environment. They want to do everything without parental help. Your child will begin to run and jump without fear of heights or danger. The smell, taste and texture of things will become fascinating.
Title: It's not ok to shake babies
Summary: Parents sometimes lose control and shake their babies. But babies can suffer brain damage and even die through being shaken. This brochure lists the damages that can be caused and provides tips on how to avoid it.
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: Keeping your technology safe and secure (eSafety Women Guide 1)
Summary: This guide provides tips on using the security features on your phones, tablets or computer.
Title: Never leave kids in cars
Summary: Never leave your most precious valuables, your children, alone in the car. The never leave kids in cars campaign prompts parents to take their kids with them whenever they get out of the car, just as they do their everyday valuables, to avoid potentially tragic consequences.
Title: Nino's child restraint challenge - tips for using booster seats
Summary: Parents and carers take part in Nino's Child Restraint Challenge to make sure they are buckling their children into booster seats correctly.
Title: Nino's child restraint challenge - using forward facing restraints
Summary: Parents take part in Nino's Child Restraint Challenge to make sure they are buckling their children into forward facing restraints correctly.
Title: Nino's child restraint challenge - using rearward facing restraints
Summary: Parents take part in Nino's Child Restraint Challenge to make sure they are buckling their babies into rearward facing restraints correctly.
Title: Poisoning prevention
Summary: Home safety and injury prevention poster on poisoning prevention.
Title: Pre-schoolers: independent adventurers 3.5 to 5 years
Summary: Children are becoming increasingly independent and adventurous, often exploring and climbing on objects. At this stage, children have little understanding of danger and require constant supervision. This fact sheets provides tips on how to keep children safe at home, on the street, in the car and when they play.
Title: Reducing SUDI and SIDS risk: in pictures
Summary: Reduce SUDI and SIDS risk by sleeping babies on their backs, creating a safe sleeping environment and breastfeeding if you can.
Title: Reporting a missing person: getting help from police if someone you know cannot be found
Summary: If you are worried about the safety of a person who you cannot find, you can report them as missing to your local police by making what is called a ‘missing persons report’.
Title: Road safety information - drive and park safely near schools
Summary: An information brochure for parents and carers regarding children's safety when they are travelling to and from school by car.
Title: Safe bathing
Summary: This short video demonstrates how to safely bath a newborn, including information on setting up, bathing techniques and baby bath temperature. It is important to look after baby's comfort as well as cleanliness.
Title: Safe sleeping checklist
Summary: This information sheet includes a checklist to ensure the safety of babies and children while sleeping.
Title: Sexual assault factsheet
Summary: This translated fact sheet outlines how in Australia, it is against the law to sexually assault anyone. A person who commits sexual assault can go to jail, whether they are a man or a woman. It outlines what sexual assault includes, and also provides contact details for support services.
Title: Smoke alarms
Summary: Information on the installation and maintenance of smoke alarms.
Title: Sun Sense - information for parents and caregivers
Summary: This fact sheet discusses the issue of sun safety within a school context.
Title: Toddlers on the move 9-18 months
Summary: Your toddler will become increasingly mobile now and start to walk. They will also become very curious; trying to open cupboards, turn switches on and off and seek out items they know exist even if they are hidden from view. At this age your toddler will want to “test” everything by putting it in their mouth. Toddlers will imitate the actions of adults, so it is important for parents to model safe behaviour.
Title: Understanding ombudsmen and making a complaint
Summary: This fact sheet is designed to help refugee and migrant women living in Victoria, and the community services that work with them, to better understand the Ombudsmen’s services. Whether we are able to understand and use the financial systems in Australia and take part in the economy affects our health, safety and wellbeing.
Title: Using child restraints
Summary: There are laws for the type of restraints children of a certain age need to travel in. Information about the Australian law, standards and practical use of child restraints.
Title: Using social media safely (eSafety Women Guide 2)
Summary: This guide provides safety tips on social media use, advice on what to do if you experienced abuse and how to get help.
Title: VicRoads information
Summary: VicRoads has developed a series of videos, handbooks and fact sheets in a variety of languages to help you be more informed before visiting a VicRoads office. Click on your language to view the tools and resources available.
Title: Water safety: home safety and injury prevention
Summary: Poster with information on how to ensure safe water playing for children
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