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Bravehearts is calling on the nation to make the PLEDGE to PROTECT KIDS

AUSTRALIA’S largest child protection advocate Bravehearts has called on the nation to make the pledge to protect the country’s most vulnerable souls this White Balloon Day. Now in its 23rd year, the annual event is…

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Recognising healthy sexual development in children

A concern that frequently comes up from parents and caregivers on the Bravehearts support line is how to tell the difference between normal and problematic sexualised behaviours in their children. Sexual development varies so much…

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Bearded Villians with Hearts of Gold

Steve is a Bearded Villian – a Lieutenant and Scout no less. He’s also a really caring guy who just happens to work as a Case Manager for Bravehearts. Steve (third from the right in the photo…

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Protecting kids is everyone’s job, no matter what your job!

As another White Balloon Day approaches, the message from our team at Bravehearts couldn’t be stronger – child protection is everyone’s job. It’s not solely the responsibility of parents and grandparents. Teachers and police officers…

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Marathon heroes rise to the challenge of Bravehearts’ mightiest fundraiser

  Another 22 men and women have written their names into Bravehearts folklore by conquering the 777 Marathon – and helping raise $376,304.20 along the way. The extreme event, which sees entrants run seven marathons…

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Stunning Silvia P ‘Wild Posies’ Collection only available for another 2 days!

Australian company Sylvia P, who specialises in gymnastics, active and dancewear for girls aged 4 and16, has partnered with Bravehearts to release the stunning, limited edition, Larrissa Miller Wild Posies Collection. Supporters are urged to…

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DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES RAISES FUNDRAISING BAR WITH OVER $55K DONATED THIS YEAR FOR AUSSIE KIDS

This year, the generous staff from the Department of Human Services (DHS) nationally selected Bravehearts as one of four charities they wished to give back to in 2019. It’s not surprising that the staff at…

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New research project seeking to understand how to better support parents of children who have experienced sexual abuse

A new study is looking into how to better support the parents of children who have been sexually abused. The research project, Examining the Factors Influencing Posttraumatic Growth in Parents of Children who have Experienced…

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Talking to your pre-teens and teens about the issue of online porn: How to start the conversation and why

Young people are accessing pornography from a younger age and more frequently than we may like to think. Gone are the days of the magazine stuffed under the mattress – teens (and pre-teens!) are being…

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BRAVEHEARTS’ MILLION DOLLAR ‘MOWERMAN’ CLAUDE HARVEY TOURS QLD TO KEEP AUSSIE KIDS SAFE

Claude ‘Mowerman’ Harvey is a real-life superhero for Australian kids spending his retirement trekking nationwide spreading awareness of child safety and raising funds for Australia’s leading child protection organisation, Bravehearts. This June, 74-year-old Mr Harvey…

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