Helping your young person after a natural disaster
No two people will experience or respond to a natural disaster in the same way. The types of support a young person will need are different in the initial days, weeks and months following a natural disaster.
Family and friends play a vital role in supporting young people with their mental health.
Feeling concerned about your young person, and wondering if they could be experiencing a mental health issue? Learn more about mental health, signs that it may be impacting your young person and how to respond.
Information for young people
It's common to need support after being in or witnessing a natural disaster. Find information and resources for young people who may be coping with the stress of bushfires.