There are simple ways students can manage stress during exams.
Introduce consent as a concept within all social interactions that can be given and taken back.
Talking about suicide and mental health breaks down the stigma and shame attached to them.
Suicide is the second biggest cause of death among young adults and schools need to recognize their important role in preventing it in their community.
Children learn to solve problems together, which teaches them about empathy, diversity and how to advocate for others.
It’s important you ease any fears your children may have and help in making the transition smoother.
Keep all your options open and don’t be afraid to reach out to universities for help and advice.
“When my daughter, Syona, was a toddler I would sometimes cancel our appointments for the day and just spend time playing with her.”
The definition of advocacy is simple but highly impactful for kids with special needs.