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Thoughts for Dads

Talking to your child about consent

Like many, we have recently been reading and hearing about the incredibly shocking reports circulating about allegations of sexual assault... Read More

Back to School Series Part 4: Communicating With Your School

Your school and the teachers value and appreciate open lines of communication which results in the best care and support for your... Read More

Back to School Series Part 3: Problems With Starting School

It is rare that a child has absolutely no worries about starting school, but rarer still that a child doesn’t eventually settle in.... Read More

Back to School Series Part 2: The First Day at School

In this week’s back to school series we discuss the first day at school – for many of us this... Read More

Supporting your child starting school for the first time

Back to School Series Part 1: Getting Ready for School This week I would like to talk to you about... Read More

Tips from Bruce for keeping your kids occupied during the school holidays

With many states still in lock down, Bruce Robinson shares some activity tips for kids to do at home or... Watch Now

Free Beacon cyber safety app for parents available to download now

New Beacon cyber safety app for parents Competing messages and multiple concerns can contribute to parents becoming overwhelmed in a... Read More

Tips on managing your Year 12 student’s health

Tim Hawkes provides tips and advice for fathers and father-figures to support their teens through Year 12 and COVID-19 stress. Read More

Why it is important for fathers and father-figures to remain relevant

Educator, author, and social commentator, Dr Tim Hawkes OAM shares the importance of remaining relevant as dads in challenging times. Watch Now

How to help your Year 12 teenager with learning

If you have a teenager completing Year 12 during COVID-19, here are some things you can do to support their... Read More

Create a positive home environment for your Year 12 teenager

If you have a teenager completing Year 12 during COVID-19, it is important to create a positive culture at home... Read More

How to help your Year 12 teenager stay on track

If you have a teen completing Year 12 during COVID-19, these tips will help you support them through this unique... Read More

The importance of listening to your kids from Bruce Robinson

Dr Bruce Robinson reminds dads how important it is to be present, to listen to your kids, and make sure... Watch Now

Dad dates and why one-on-one time with your kids is so important

Bruce explains how Dad Dates help your child feel worthwhile when you take time out of your busy work schedule. Watch Now

Five top tips for new dads to connect with their newborns

Wondering how you can get to know your new baby? Read more. Read More

How fathers play an important role in their child’s education

Tips for dads on supporting your kids’ schooling and in teaching life skills. Read More

#2Calls2Dads challenges blokes to check-in on each other

This is a challenging time for many families, a friendly check-in from a mate can make a big difference. Find Out More

Qualitime in Quarantine activities designed specifically for dads and kids in COVID-19

Qualitime in Quarantine. Simple activities designed specifically for dads and kids in COVID-19. Watch Now

How to be an example of resilience for your kids: for dads and father-figures

11.05: During the COVID-19 period and on the road to recovery, building and demonstrating resilience at home is very important. Read More

Dr Tim Hawkes gives advice for busy dads

Busy dads need to build strong bridges with their kids. Find out why. Read Article