We are COVID safe!

SHINE for Kids is committed to protecting its staff, volunteers, visitors and the children and families we work with.

We have a Covid-19 Safety Plan, which is in line with government regulations.

All staff, volunteers and visitors are required to check in using a QR code before entering our sites or child and family centres.

And finally, our staff will be constantly reminding children and families about the need for frequent hand sanitisation, and the safe way to sneeze.

National Coronavirus Health Information Hotline

Contact the national Coronavirus Health Information Hotline on 1800 020 080 if you are seeking information on COVID-19.  The line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

For language translations contact: 131 450

State Health Information

Resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People
These resources are for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in remote communities –
Map of health services –
Resources in other languages

COVID-19 resources translated in over 60 languages –

Managing mental health and wellbeing
Headspace – support for young people aged between 12 and 25
Kidshelpline – phone, online chat or email service for children
Lifeline – 24/7 counselling support
Parentline – support for parents, grandparents and carers

We are COVID safe!

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