Web-based resources

Parent Matters

Below are some useful resources that we hope will support and inform your parenting and decision making. We recognise that as parents and carers we don’t always have all the answers, and that’s OK.


Web-based Resources


Helping parents support their teenagers through everyday issues and tough times.


Help your child have safe and enjoyable online experiences.


Comprehensive cyber safety education and awareness for children, young people and parents.


General and mental health help,  including advice about alcohol and other drugs help, work and study issues for young people 12-25.


Physician-reviewed information and advice on children’s health and parenting issues. For parents, kids and teens.


An online counselling service for young people, which also provides a link to good reading material for parents.

Raising Children

Comprehensive, practical, expert child health and parenting information and activities covering children aged 0-15 years.

Reachout Parent Coaching

Free professional service with qualified coaches to help you improve your relationship with your teenager and achieve your parenting goals.


Cyber-safety presentations covering a range of topics including sexting, cyber bullying, online child exploitation, online privacy and importantly what to do when something goes wrong.

Student Wellbeing Hub

Tips and ideas to enhance your child’s wellbeing and nurture their  potential.


SMC Toolbox

Groving our love of learning

St Mary's College is located on the traditional lands of the muwinina people of the South East Nation. We acknowledge and deeply respect the palawa people, the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community, and all Elders past and present. We are committed to learning alongside our students and community in this place, nipaluna, and support the continued sharing of knowledge and culture.