Talking about sexuality with boys and girls

Don’t avoid the topic of sexuality with your children – both girls and boys.

  • Help them avoid pressure to have sex before the right time for them, eg when drinking a lot
  • Teach them strategies that they can use when caught in difficult situations
  • Avoid ‘gay-bashing’ as they grow up

Tips:

Why be an engaged and committed dad?

You will almost certainly benefit from being an involved and committed father/father figure.

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Take a minute to celebrate ‘The Land Down Under’

Here’s some stellar advice from Tommy Caldwell, one of the top rock climbers on the planet - someone who Kym imagines spent way too much of his formative years hanging off high-points by his fingertips (and maybe being told not to by well-meaning adults).