10-Jan-20As we are all aware, the current bushfire season has been catastrophic and has impacted all Australians.
We would like to reach out to any students and families in the Mitcham Girls High School community who have been directly affected by the bushfires to offer condolences and support in this trying time.
Our Student Wellbeing Leaders will be available during the first week back at school to assist students who may be experiencing the emotional impact of these tragic events.
Below are some resources to support children, young people and the school community during this difficult time:
Four ways you can help your kids deal with a natural disaster | Queensland Health https://www.health.qld.gov.au/news-events/news/four-ways-you-can-help-your-kids-deal-with-a-natural-disaster
Bushfires can make kids scared and anxious: Here are 5 steps to help them cope
Australian Psychological Society information: