Information & Support for Primary Aged Children

Gaming

Gaming has come on a long way since the days of playing on a gameboy.  With so many choices, multiplayer game options and micro transactions it can be difficult for parents and carers to keep on top of what their child(ren) choose to engage in. This section explores gaming in further detail looking at providing you with an understanding of why your child chooses to game, the range of games available and how to provide boundaries, alternatives and support for your family.

Gambling

Despite many activities requiring you to be 18 years of age, with the rise of online gaming and accessibility via online services, young people are exposed to gambling and gambling style activities at a younger age. This section explores the activities and opportunities presented to children to help you understand the subject in further detail, looking at how your child can engage in these activities, how to hold conversations with your child and how to prevent gambling related harms