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Health Literacy

This list provides links to sites on a range of health topics and issues for young people aged 12-25. Also provided are some links to sites with health information for children and pre-teens. This list is provided for educators and users are responsible for assessing the relevance of the content within their own context.
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Kids' Health - Home

Health website for children ages 6-12. Browse a range of topics under categories such as Family -- Body -- Food -- Health -- School -- Feelings -- Safety -- Nearly Teens

Teen Health - Home

This site provides information for teenagers aged 12-17 on health, wellbeing and having fun. Topics are included under the following categories: Healthy body -- Healthy mind -- Relationships -- Society and you -- Drugs and alcohol.

Headspace - National Youth Mental Health Foundation Resource Library

Online resources for young people aged 12-25 years on a range of mental health topics.

Health and Relationships - Youth Central : Life from every angle

This section of the Youth Central - a Victorian government website for young people aged 12-25, covers topics such as personal identity, drugs, smoking and alcohol. It also looks at healthy eating and getting fit, as well as providing some information about mental health, family problems, peer pressure and bullying.

Help with tough times and health and wellbeing.

ReachOut provides practical tools and support to under 25s with everyday questions through to tough times. This site provides access to factsheets, tools, apps, stories, videos, links and forums on a range of topics and issues including : Party Drugs -- Sex and relationships -- Friends and family -- Personal identity -- Bullying, abuse and violence -- Mental health issues

Health Direct Australia

A government-funded service providing up-to-date information on health and wellbeing.

MindMatters' Spotlight Series

MindMatters' Spotlight series provides quality professional resources to help schools and school staff build their capacity to meet the mental health and wellbeing needs of their students. Each spotlight takes an in-depth look at relevant issues and presents positive actions to help individual students and build a whole school response. -- From Website
Bullying -- Using Technology -- Suicide prevention -- Self-harm -- Staff wellbeing -- Diversity & inclusion