Stay connected during the day

Having a job that takes you away from home for a large part of the day need not mean you lose touch with your children. Here are tips on staying connected.

  • Make sure your children have access to you at work
  • Make ‘holes in your day’ to get to their school for events, eg assemblies, sports and music
  • Do some school canteen duties
  • Occasionally leave notes in their lunch boxes

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Help your kids avoid smoking

Talk with your children about the issues and pressures around smoking, and help them develop avoidance strategies.