A practical approach to dealing with anxiety in children

October 19, 2021

Mark Donovan – clinical psychologist and clinic director at UOW Northfields Psychology Clinic at Early Start – talks us through the Step Ladder approach of dealing with anxiety in children.

How do you work from home, home school children and stay sane?

April 23, 2020

How do you work from home AND home school children AND stay sane?

Children’s educational workbooks and games available at UniShop

March 26, 2020

UniShop has a wide range of children’s educational workbooks and activity books to assist families in keeping their children’s minds active and learning, along with children’s educational and recreational games and puzzles.

Early Start Discovery Space school holiday program

June 26, 2019

Keep those little hands busy these school holidays with bookable workshops, including LEGO, slime, art, comic books, construction site tours and loads of free daily activities – all around the theme of USE YOUR HANDS!

Discovery Space school holiday workshops

April 3, 2019

Calling all budding sleuths!

Discovery Space is now a registered Creative Kids provider

April 3, 2019

The NSW Government is helping kids get creative with the new Creative Kids program.

The Future Of: Children’s digital play

January 30, 2019

The Future Of: series asks UOW experts and researchers a set of five questions to gain some insight into the future states of our lives, our communities, and the world.

The Future of: Healthy being

July 23, 2018

What happens when children start moving in the classroom?

IHMRI Seminar Series

July 18, 2018

Seminar: Human pluripotent stem cell-derived human kidney organoids Professor Melissa Little, Theme Director of Cell Biology at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, will discuss her latest research.

Helping children get fit for life: Free 8 week program

June 20, 2018

The Fit4Life Program is a new program for children aged 4-7 who are above a healthy weight.

Junk food ads lead to overeating capable of driving unhealthy weight gain in children, new study finds

April 23, 2018

Children eat more food after watching unhealthy food advertising and don’t compensate by eating less at later meals, a world-first study by UOW researchers has found.

Active Kids vouchers can be used at UniActive Swim School

March 26, 2018

Active Kids’ vouchers can now be used at the UniActive Swim School for programs of 8 weeks or more.

School holiday sports camps

March 26, 2018

Keep your kids active and entertained during the school holidays with sports camps on campus!