Wellbeing Blog

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Physical, mental, and financial support during COVID-19

COVID-19 has led many of us to feel concerned about our health. One of the best ways to protect our health is to know where to go for support. Here, we have complied some tips for keeping safe, as well as resources for practical support, including support options available if your job, financial or housing situation has been impacted by this crisis.

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Homeschooling (and keeping kids busy) during COVID-19

The COVID- 19 pandemic is having a significant impact on people’s lives. One of the biggest challenges, has been for parents and carers to guide their children through ‘at home’ learning. Here we look at some tips and resources to help you keep the kids happy and learning.

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Looking after your mental health during COVID-19

Stress and anxiety can have a negative impact on your health – both in the short and long term. Learn how to look after your mental health during COVID-19.

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Addressing problem gambling

Australians spend more than $23 billion a year on gambling, and whilst some people can have the occasional bet without it being an issue, others gamble more – to the point where it impacts their daily life and becomes a problem. Here are some signs that gambling may be affecting you and those you care about, as well as some ways you can get help.

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Where did my life go? How to have a social life with a baby

Research conducted shows that 52% of new parents felt both lonely and socially isolated. Lets look at some ways new fathers can avoid social isolation with a newborn.

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How to avoid bringing your work stress home

There are many things that cause us to feel stress with workplace stress one of the more common. Lessen the impact of workplace stress on your home life with these helpful tips.

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How to survive your child’s public meltdown

Sooner or later your child is going to throw some sort of tantrum in public and everybody is going to look. Here’s how you can survive.

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A new dad’s guide to surviving the first month

The first four weeks of being a new dad will be one of the scariest times of your life. To make this a little less scary we’ve complied a few tips on how to get through it.

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Addressing problem drinking

If your drinking is impacting your life, then it’s important to recognise that and seek help. Here we look at ways to start addressing your relationship with alcohol.

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Favourite blogs of 2019

As the year draws to a close it’s time to look back at some of the most engaging topics and information that have resonated within our community.

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