The Bidgee School

Building positive relationships

Telephone02 6925 4403

Emailthebidgee-s.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Information for parents and carers

For information on how you can support you child while they are at The Bidgee School and understanding their progress through The Bidgee School program please click on the following links.

School A to Z

The Department of Education has developed a website called School A to Z that provides practical help for parents and carers.

It covers areas such as Homework and Study, Wellbeing, Technology and has a School Guide and a Conversation area.

Each section provides up-to-date information on lots of topics and great resources to help students with homework and assignments.

Visit the School A to Z website for more information.

Mental health issues

Headspace is a youth health centre available to provide support outside of school. Information about Headspace is available from the school counsellor.  

Headspace has fact sheets available online about the following topics:

  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Alcohol and binge drinking
  • Amphetamines and other stimulants
  • Anxiety
  • Cannabis
  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Inhalants
  • Psychosis
  • Self-harm
  • Dealing with relationship breakups
  • Information for parents and carers
  • Want to help a friend?
  • What to expect at a Headspace centre
  • Getting help from a GP
  • What is mental health?
  • Sexuality and gender identity
  • Tobacco.