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Assessment

RBI Parent Information

The RBI is an evidenced based assessment tool that helps us understand your child and family needs by talking in detail about your child and family’s day-to-day living.

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Help for Parents

Getting ready for childcare, preschool or school

When there is a change in environment, some children feel unsettled or worried.

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Help for Parents

Communication

Communication is a topic that comes up for most families at some time, especially in the early years of your child’s life.

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Help for Parents

Triple P Parenting Program

The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program is a toolbox of strategies, skills and knowledge.

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Help for Parents

Understanding and Managing Emotions

There is a strong connection between a child’s ability to communicate, and their ability to manage their own feelings and emotions.

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Help for Parents

Self-Regulation

Self-regulation is the ability to understand and manage your behaviour and your reactions to feelings and things happening around you.

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Help for Parents

Toilet Training Tips

Our Training Manager Lou Ambrosy talks to Occupational Therapist Brianna Smith about toilet training.

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Help for Parents Inclusion

Choosing a Childcare or Preschool

For many parents the question of where should my child go for preschool or day care can be really top of mind.

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Help for Parents

Transition Tips

Tips to support you and your child with some transitions that you may be going through.

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Safety

MACA: The home of safe child transport

A ‘one stop’ evidence-informed resource for the safe transport of children with disabilities and medical conditions in motor vehicles.

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Help for Parents

Sleep & Your Child

Over 80% of children and teenagers with developmental disabilities have disturbed sleep that affects their development, daytime behaviour, learning and health.

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Service Delivery

Authority to Release Information

Noah’s Ark teams work together to assist your Keyworker in supporting your child and family. There may be times we need to talk to other people so that we can best help you to achieve your goals.

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Family Stories

Four year old Victor blossoms

Victor Nagle has developed into a happy and social 4-year-old with support from his Occupational Therapist Amy, and the Albury team.

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Inclusion

What is Inclusion?

Are you ready to really include me? Down Syndrome Queensland, in collaboration with students, produced an information video.

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Family Stories

The Cowley Family's Story

Our Frankston team recently spoke with Rebecca Cowley, a mother of five from Seaford. Beck’s son Jasper receives support from Noah’s Ark for his rare chromosome syndrome 49,xxxxy.

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Family Stories

Young Artist Zalie's Story

Zalie was diagnosed with Autism in 2005 at 2 years of age, she is now an accomplished young artist with a passion for all things magical.

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Help for Parents

Assistive Technology and Equipment

Assistive Technology can help children and families do things together in a practical way and help children participate with more independence.

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Family Stories

I would call him our miracle boy

“We were told … there’s a huge possibility that Nathan is a Down syndrome case.” Article published in the La Trobe Valley Express.

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Service Delivery

Five Reasons Continuity of Care Makes a Difference

A ‘single-point-of-contact’ therapist can work wonders for you and your child when your child has a disability.

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Family Stories

Ruby and the Geelong Team

Through Noah’s Ark, we hoped to learn more about Ruby and how to best cater for her needs. We wanted to work with an organisation who understood the value of early intervention and who could offer this support.

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Family Stories

Aidan's story in The Canberra Times

Aidan has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and for many years his parents Rebecca and Brent didn’t know how to handle his challenging behaviours.

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