Health & Wellbeing

 

Our school has a Health & Wellbeing Team that is working towards ensuring Yackandandah Primary School provides a healthy learning and growing environment for our children.

 

The following is a list of support resources that may be of use.

 

For Healthy Eating and Oral Health


Australian Dietary Guidelines

 

 

Healthy Recipes:

 

CLICK HERE and HERE

 

Sydney Markets Recipes

 

 

Fresh for Kids

 

Lunchbox ideas:

CLICK HERE  and  HERE

 

 

 

For Mental Health & Wellbeing

 

KIDSHELPLINE

 

Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential phone counseling service specifically for young people aged between 13 - 25.

 

Phone 1800 55 1800 or

 

Click HERE

 

Other information and support for kids 5-12, teens 13-25 and parents/carers.

 

HEADSPACE

 

Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12 - 25 year olds, along with assistance on promoting young peoples' wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.

 

Information and services for young people, their families and friends as well as health professionals can be accessed thorough this website, headspace centres, online counselling service e-headspace, the Digital Work and Study Service and postvention suicide support program headspsce school support.

 

LIFELINE

 

Lifeline Australia - 13 11 14  Crisis Support and Suicide Prevention

 

Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.