Parents & Carers

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Parents and carers are the foundation of any family. After all, to look after kids, you need to look after yourself too. Kinderling Conversation brings you the latest info and friendly advice, as well as exploring the raft of issues facing modern parents.

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Catch up on the latest Parents & Carers segments

How complementary co-parenting makes everyone happier

Lucy Good is a single Mum and founder of Beanstalk; a website supporting single Mums She has an idea about how co-parenting can work really well, and it doesn’t require…
18 mins

Wellness After, And During Cancer: support for the whole family

Looking after kids is tough enough when everyone's healthy and strong. When illness is added to the mix, it's a whole other story Dr Elysia Thornton-Benko has opened…
20 mins

December bedlam: Staying calm this season

December can be a hectic time; lots of family events, catching up with friends, and the unwrapping of presents It’s enough to send any parent into melt down. Mindfulness coach…
20 mins

What a parenting “village” would really look like

Everyone knows it takes a village to raise a child, but when you really need help you might find yourself alone. Alice Duff, founder of Born by One,  has…
19 mins

Why little boys need good friendships with Maggie Dent

Maggie Dent is a parenting author and Mum of four boys (now grown). She's seen first hand that there are many things boys learn from having strong friendships, that are…
19 mins

How we talk to kids can help to stop domestic violence

Dale Palmer is a former principal and Lead Facilitator and Engagement Manager for White Ribbon. He says the language we use with children, such as “don’t throw like a girl”…
11 mins