Useful Links

Kidsafe, the Child Accident Prevention Foundation of Australia (CAPFA), was established in 1979. We are an independent, non-profit, non-government charitable foundation dedicated to the prevention of unintentional death, injury and associated disability to children.

Family Assistance Office
The Family Assistance Office has been set up by the Australian Government to give Australian families better access to government services

Playgroup Australia
Playgroup Australia is a federation of the eight peak State and Territory Playgroup Associations across Australia who collectively represent more than 105,000 families and 145,000 children at 8,500 playgroup sessions every week.

My Child
The website is Australia's online child care portal. On this website you will find information on different types of child care and how to get assistance with the cost of child care. You can also search a database to find child care centres in your local area. In many cases, you will also be able to find the services' vacancy and fee information.

Maitland City Library
Maitland City Library is a vibrant hub for community activity, recreation, information and lifelong learning. Membership of the library is available to all residents, workers and visitors to the Maitland area.

The Hunter New England Local Health Network
The Hunter New England Local Health Network  is one of 18 Local Health Networks across New South Wales. We provide a broad range of public health care services for a population of approximately 840,000 people, including 20 per cent of the state's Aboriginal population, from the Hunter, New England and Lower Mid North Coast regions.

Raising Children Network
The complete Australian resource for parenting newborns to teens


Family Education


We have the resources and guidance on how to successfully raise, praise,
discipline, teach and nurture your child.


Kids Health
All parents need a little advice now and then. Get the lowdown on parenting basics like discipline, homework help, and how to talk to your child about tough subjects, like sex, tobacco, and alcohol. Plus, find out where you can turn for help and support.


Parents - Nutrition
You play the most important role in raising a food-savvy kid. Get the know-how you need to nourish and nurture and to help them develop good eating habits for life.



Parenting Toddlers
Parenting toddlers... ensuring your toddlers' safety, potty training, disciplining your toddler, and various activities for your toddler. This site is dedicated to all parents with toddlers and young children to help alleviate their headaches on handling these children.



HUGGIES Australia
Conception, Pregnancy, Childbirth, Baby care, Toddlers, Parenting, Products & Promotions



The Bub Hub

Bub Hub is the pregnancy & parenting site for Aussie parents.
If you are pregnant, trying to conceive or already have young children, then breathe a huge sigh of relief! You'll find everything you need right here. 



Kids Health
This is the place to find lots of fun stuff about everything to do with being a kid.


Child and Youth Health
Children and Youth Health promotes the health, well-being and development of children, young people and families across South Australia.