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Warning after child rescued from hot car

ACT Policing and the ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) have issued a warning on the dangers of leaving children unattended in parked cars, after a three-year-old child was rescued from...

Win 17 Puffin books!

One lucky CW reader will win a bundle of 17 Puffin children’s books plus a Puffin water bottle.

Room to grow: children’s bedrooms

Whether it is due to changing tastes or the changing ages of those inhabiting them, children's bedrooms will require updates over time.

Double denim: Donations doubled this Jeans for Genes Day

Thanks to some generous donors, donations made to Jeans for Genes Day tomorrow, Friday 7 August, will be doubled – and help researchers at the Children’s Medical Research Institute (CMRI) continue their important work in gene therapy.

Witnesses sought to alleged historic sex offences

ACT Policing is calling for information regarding multiple alleged sexual assaults committed against children in the Belconnen region beginning in the early 2000s.

Free service to help children impacted by trauma

A new free program is now available in Canberra for children under 12 years old who have experienced trauma. Stepping Stones will be delivered by CatholicCare, and...

Disadvantaged families need educational assistance

Variety – the Children’s Charity has experienced a 460% increase in demand for educational assistance from disadvantaged families due to COVID-19.

Meals delivered from the heart

A new meals program is helping to ease the burden for parents and carers of hospitalised children, as well as provide much-needed support to local restaurants and cafes that are...

Make every mouthful count with Gobble Guts

Offering a comprehensive nutrition solution for your tiny human, Gobble Guts is a Canberra-based baby and toddler meal delivery service providing healthy, delicious, nutritionist-designed food. Gobble Guts was started by...

Octopus could help children manage feelings

That eight-limbed, soft-bodied ocean mollusc, the octopus, is being used as a simple tool to help children manage their feelings in a positive way. The tool is...

Tips for keeping children safe while sharing parenting during the COVID-19 crisis

Children need calm reassurance from the adults in their life if they are to thrive, especially when sharing parenting during the COVID-19 crisis, according to leading child protection expert Professor...

Nest in peace: Nursery know-how

When it comes to designing your baby’s nursery, CW Home editor Allison Turnbull has pulled together some expert tips to ensure the transition is as seamless – and stylish –...