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

Maggie Dent on the biggest challenges facing parents today

There are some parenting challenges that parents have been dealing with since time began. Babies not sleeping, toddler tantrums, cyclical germs that keep turning through the family. But parenting author…
14 mins

Teaching kids the value of money

Given the way we use our cards these days, money can be invisible. So how do we teach our children the value of money Effie Zahos, editor of Money
11 mins

Speaking out about postnatal depression in men

One in ten Australian men will suffer from postnatal depression after their baby is born Israel is a spokesperon for Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Australia (PANDA), and he shares his personal experience…
21 mins

What the 'Yes' result means for Rainbow Families

Following from the results of the ABS survey on same sex marriage in Australia, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has vowed to make same sex marriage legal by Christmas Mat Howard
7 mins

How to recognise Post Natal Depression or Anxiety

When you’re sleep deprived and on the steep learning curve of early parenthood it can be hard to tell if you’re not coping Terri Smith, CEO of Perinatal Anxiety…
15 mins

How the same sex marriage survey impacted this single mum

Holly Zwalf is a single mum and part of the queer community. As we wait for the final results of the survey, she explains its impact on her and her…
9 mins