Extreme and distressing events like tragic accidents, public shootings, hate crimes, terrorist threats, violent racist demonstrations, and other acts of community violence, are powerful and upsetting incidents that intrude into daily life. This resource sheet includes some helpful tips for adults, young people and children coping with tragic events and community violence.

Other resources

  • Australian Red Cross: http://www.redcross.org.au/contact-us.aspx
  • Lifeline: 13 11 14
  • Kids Help Line: 1800 551 800
  • Beyondblue: 1300 224 636