For Kids

Welcome to our kids page. Here you will find links to other sites focusing on health and safety issues as they relate to young children.

Sib Link
www.siblink.org.au
Website for children with siblings with disability or chronic illness.
SIBS are a support website for children in Primary School who have a sibling with a disability or chronic illness.
Children can meet others and hear about their stories, talk about their feelings, play games and find out where they can get more information on disability and chronic illness.

Body And Mind
www.bam.gov
Learn about fitness, food and nutrition, exercise, disease, and safety. Take a quiz, play a game, or create a fitness calendar.

Kidshealth
kidshealth.org/kid
A very comprehensive site dealing with a huge range of issues in childrens' health.

Band-Aides and Blackboards
http://www.lehman.cuny.edu/faculty/jfleitas/bandaides/contkids.html
This site aims to help people understand what it's like growing up with medical problems from the perspective of the children and teens who are doing just that.

diabeteskidsandteens
www.diabeteskidsandteens.com.au/kids.html
Website for kids and teens with Type 1 Diabetes.

The Adventures of Captain Chemo and Chemo Command
www.royalmarsden.org/captchemo
This website is based on the comic strips created by Ben de Garis, who was a young patient at the Royal Marsden. The Adventures of Captain Chemo have been turned into interactive computer games to help cancer patients worldwide.

Kids Video EEG Guide Online
http://kidsvideoeeg.com/index.html
Some kids need to have a test called Video EEG Monitoring. This picture guide and information will help caregivers and patients see what it is like and answer some basic questions.

Alliance for a Cavity-Free Future
~~Dr. Rabbit and the Legend of Tooth Kingdom~~
www.allianceforacavityfreefuture.org/en/us/videos/dr-rabbit-and-the-legend-of-tooth-kingdom
Share the adventures of Dr. Rabbit and Dr. Brushwell with children in this fun video. Travel back in time to a place with a giant castle made from teeth. Meet brave young knights who set out to save the smiles of the kingdom. And learn many valuable lessons along the way!

Starlight Children's Foundation - Our Programs
http://www.starlight.org/programs/
Starlight brings together experts from pediatric health care, technology and entertainment to create programs that educate, entertain and inspire seriously ill children.

Bullying. No Way!
www.bullyingnoway.com.au/gettingstarted/ideasforstudents2.shtml
Developed and managed by all Australian education authorities for use by Australia's Government, Catholic and Independent school communities.

The Right to Health
www.who.int/hhr/activities/cartoons/en

"The Right to Health" Cartoon has been developed in recognition of the fact that improving awareness and understanding of the right to health is an essential prerequisite to operationalizing this right.

What Rights? - UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
www.unicef.org/magic/briefing/uncorc.html - factsheet
www.unicef.org/photoessays/30048.html - photo essay I
www.unicef.org/photoessays/30556.html - photo essay II