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

Father's Day gift ideas

Father's Day is just around the corner so for the new dads out there, we've got a few gift ideas from, check out the website below GUEST: Ben Teo,…
5 mins

Same sex marriage, what about the kids?

Gayby Baby is an Australian doco that explores the issues faced by children with same sex parents. The film was recently catapulted into the limelight across Australia thanks to political interference…
9 mins

How to handle the monumental tantrum

Tantrums can happen anywhere and at anytime. They can escalate to epic and uncontrollable proportions that can be traumatic for a child (and most definitely for parents). So what's going…
20 mins

Sex after kids

Recovering from birth, lack of sleep, lack of energy and sheer exhaustion can all contribute to couples feeling less than keen to jump back into bed after having a baby…
17 mins

The latest Kidspot podcast

This week Lucy Kippist discusses Kidspot's latest podcast on mental health in families. Plus a few father's day gift ideas that won't break the bank GUEST: Lucy Kippist, Parenting &…
8 mins

Insecure work and the Government's Families Package

The Government says it's proposed new families package will help get parents back in to the workforce, but it seems to have a blind spot when it comes to freelancers…
15 mins