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State of Origin for Bushfire Relief

Health & Wellbeing

The Australian bushfire crisis has had a devastating impact on AFL communities across the country.
There is a lot of information out there and it can be hard to find trusted advice about what to expect and how to respond. You can safeguard the mental health of both you and your children by making sure the advice you are getting is reliable. The links below may help you and your family in the aftermath of the Australian bushfire crisis. 


Resources for coaches and football community leaders in affected areas

The resource pack in the link below focuses on providing information related to mental health and wellbeing for educators and it also includes information suitable for coaches, parents, families, children, young people and community members. We know this is an incredibly difficult time for many people in our community. While the ongoing physical impact of the bushfire crisis is obvious, the mental health impact may not be, and will be experienced differently by people. Knowing how to look after yourself and others, is especially important for coping and recovery.