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Kidsafe WA Travels to the Midwest

In May, Kidsafe WA travelled to the Midwest to deliver child injury prevention programs and services to aid communities in keeping country kids safe.  Thanks to the invaluable support of the Department of Health WA, Kidsafe WA...
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June is Burns Awareness Month!

Kidsafe WA is partnering with ANZBA for the annual National Burns Awareness Month this June! National Burns Awareness Month is an initiative by Kidsafe Australia, Australia’s leading independent not-for-profit organisation dedicated to...
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Kidsafe WA’s Safety Island is Live!

Kidsafe WA’s latest child injury prevention resource is now live. Safety Island is an interactive e-learning tool designed for primary school students to learn about preventing injuries. By providing students with simple and practical steps,...
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A Parent’s Guide to Backyard Play

Kidsafe WA, with the support of the Department of Health WA, is excited to launch its latest resource, A Parent’s Guide to Backyard Play. This guide provides parents and carers with information on common injuries that can happen to children...
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Bicycle Safety

On average, over 450 children present to the Perth Children’s Hospital Emergency Department with bicycle injuries each year. Children should always wear a helmet that complies with the current Australian Standards. A footpath or shared path is the best place for...
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Australian Concussion Guidelines Updated

An amazing achievement from the Australian Institute of Sport has seen recent changes to the Australian Concussion guidelines for youth and community sports. The changes to these guidelines have been established with advice from the United...
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Connectivity Traumatic Brain Injury Australia (Connectivity), a national, independent, not-for-profit with a sole focus on traumatic brain injury (TBI), works to improve the outcomes of people who suffer from a TBI, including sports-related concussions....
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Kidsafe WA Goes Regional

Every year, the Kidsafe WA team travel to regional communities to deliver child injury prevention programs and services to keep country kids safe at home, on the road and at play. During each visit, Kidsafe WA staff deliver free primary school incursions, professional...
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