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Play safety

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Your child's safety

Your child's safety is in your hands from buying cots, prams, strollers, car seat, toys and nightclothes to hot water safety and child-resistant packaging.

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Car seat safety recall

Product Safety Recalls Australia has issued an urgent recall for Maxi-Cosi’s Euro Convertible Car Seat A2 manufactured by Dorel Australia.

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How to make a suicide safety plan | SuicideLine

A suicide safety plan can play a vital role in keeping you safe when you're feeling distressed or suicidal.

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Preschool play ideas & creative activities | Raising Children Network

Preschoolers have very vivid imaginations. Here are some play ideas and creative activities to nurture your preschoolers imagination.

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Choosing toys

Toys play an important role in your child's development. Find out more about the safety concerns for infant's toys including the size, weight and materials.

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Play ideas & newborn cognitive development | Raising Children Network

Babies are born ready to learn about who they are, where they are and what life is all about. Here are play ideas to support newborn cognitive development.

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Internet safety for pre-teens | Raising Children Network

Pre-teens tend to use the internet independently, so they can be exposed to more risks. Use our internet safety tips to help your child manage online risks.

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Internet safety for children 6-8 years | Raising Children Network

Children can come across dangerous people or content online. Use our internet safety tips to help children manage online risks and enjoy using the internet.

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Playing it safe | Women's Health Queensland Wide

There are more contraception options available for young women than ever before. This guide will help you choose the method that's right for you.

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Animals and child safety - Better Health Channel

Children should always be closely supervised near animals and taught how to behave safely around pets.

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