Better Lives, Healthy Futures
Our information zone is packed with useful resources designed to help both children and parents live the most healthy life possible. You can look for information by age group, topic or service - just use the appropriate filter below.
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Keep you and your baby safe during pregnancy by avoiding alcohol.
Bullying – online / cyberbullying
Bullying which happens online or via smartphones or tablets is known as cyberbullying
It’s important that children know how to keep themselves safe in a variety of situations, not just with strangers.
Safety – online
As a parent or carer, it’s important to be aware of issues associated with internet, such as child abuse, cyberbullying, computer viruses, identity theft and more
Safety – in the sun
Children are more sensitive to sunburn than adults, so it’s important to protect them.
Safety – crossing the road
Everyone uses roads and road dangers impact everyone. All children need to know how to cross a road safely.
Safety – in and around water
It’s important to keep children safe around water whether in the home, garden or beyond
Safety – riding a bike
If children are taught how to stay safe on the road, they can enjoy the freedom and independence of cycling as they increase their fitness and confidence.
Safety – preventing burns and scalds
Burns and scalds can happen very quickly so it’s important to know how to prevent them.