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  1. Contraception - intrauterine devices (IUD)

    20 May 2019

    An intrauterine device (IUD) is a small contraceptive device that is put into the uterus (womb) to prevent pregnancy...

  2. Child safety in the car

    14 May 2019

    Taking care to restrain children correctly while travelling in a car is the best way to prevent injuries...

  3. Urban flash floods - FAQs

    14 May 2019 Urban flash floods - FAQs

    Urban flash flooding can happen quickly and without warning. Heavy rain causes runoff to collect in dips, car parks and roads, and there is a risk of contamination, injury and disease...

  4. Child safety and injury prevention

    06 May 2019

    By making a few practical changes to your home, you can dramatically reduce the risk of injury to your child...

  5. Mobile phone safety for children

    30 Apr 2019

    Teach your child strategies for responding to mobile phone bullying...

  6. Groundwater

    09 Apr 2019

    Groundwater quality varies across Victoria; in some areas, groundwater is not suitable for use...

  7. Water quality in tanks, bores and dams

    09 Apr 2019

    Make sure your private drinking water supply is safe...

  8. Poisoning and child safety

    21 Mar 2019

    Call the Poisons Information Centre on 13 11 26 immediately if you suspect your child has been poisoned or given the wrong medicine or the wrong dose of medicine...

  9. Baby care - moving from cot to bed

    20 Feb 2019

    Some children are unsettled the first few nights in a 'big bed'. Try to be patient, loving and reassuring...

  10. Chemicals in the home

    11 Feb 2019

    Learn how to safely store and dispose of household chemicals, and how to respond when a person is poisoned...