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Archive for September 2016

Family Tax Benefit – High School Age Children

If you receive FTB and your child is finishing high school this year, you’ll need to let Human Services know. The course end date for children completing Year 12 is determined by the school and it is usually the last day of classes or the last day of exams – whichever is later. For children…

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The science of therapeutic horticulture

A growing body of research literature suggests time spent gardening is as good for the gardener as it is for the garden. “Therapeutic horticulture” and “horticultural therapy” have become recognised treatments for stress and depression, which have served as a healing aid in settings ranging from schools, hospitals, prisons and mental health treatment facilities. Gardening…

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Child Dental Benefits Schedule

Financial support for basic dental services for children aged between 2 and 17 years. Eligibility is assessed at the beginning of each calendar year and is valid for the whole of that calendar year. If you become eligible part way through a calendar year you will only get benefits under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule…

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Information Kit On Child Protection for Parents

resource is produced by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disabilities for your information. This kit is intended to provide you with information only. If you have a legal problem, you should seek legal advice from a lawyer. South West Brisbane Community Legal Centre believes that the information provided is accurate as at 1st…

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Calming Moments – Weighted Blankets and Sensory Products

Australia’s most affordable weighted blanket manufacturer This company aims to provide products to families by helping to bring up a child with autism. At calming moments they understand the difficulties in raising children with autism as they have a child with the condition and know the challenges they present. Their products are not only suited…

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10 Essential Optimism Skills

10 essential optimism skills to teach your kids to help them feel better about themselves, be happier and achieve more. This little ebook outlines 10 simple skills you can teach your kids so they can have a more positive, optimistic view of life. An absolute gem!! read more here

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Spider Bites – Symptoms and Treatment

Now that spring has sprung, and the weather is getting warmer, our eight-legged friends will start to become more active. Would you know what to do if you or someone else got bitten by a spider? read more here

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