Headspace Holiday Program #8 – April 9th to 12th

This program is FREE, thanks to headspace Elsternwick. Headspace has supported GameAware holiday programs for over two years and has helped many families to get access to help. The Holiday Program is designed to encourage responsible gaming through self-regulation. Increasing social connectedness with other hobbies and self-awareness are some of the ways the program aims to reduce harmful gaming habits. The partnership …

The 6 Week Webinars – April 11th to May 16th

This is a new program designed to reach families who don’t live in Bayside, or don’t have the time to commute after work. With the 6 week webinars, you don’t even have to be in the country to learn how to manage or prevent excessive gaming. You can learn everything you need to learn from the comfort of your own …

Parenting Young Gamers – May 14th to June 18th

GameAware presents a new program just for parents of 6-11 year olds. This program focuses on both the prevention and management side of problematic gaming. Primary aged children who play games and use devices need their parents to be the leader on this topic. The trouble is that I see a lot of children come through to secondary school without …

Game Cave Tournament Series

Teens aged 11 to 18 have been coming to Game Cave on Friday afternoons for its social gaming experiences with a variety of games. The Game Cave Tournament Series will hold 8 FREE special events over the next 12 months, using Game Cave’s 12 brand new PC’s that are running GTX 1050ti’s for a smooth gaming experience whether the games …

GameAware Holiday Program at HNCH

This program is FREE, thanks to funding though the Highett Neighbourhood Community House and Bayside Council. The GameAware Holiday Program is designed to encourage responsible gaming through self-regulation. Increasing social connectedness with other hobbies and self-awareness are some of the ways the program aims to promote intelligent gaming habits. Mornings feature: Educational workshops with engaging discussions and videos. These sessions talk …

GameAware Holiday Program at Headspace

Mornings will feature educational workshops with engaging discussions and videos. These sessions talk through relatable gaming experiences and the mechanics of addiction from a psychosocial perspective. The workshops aim to give insight into how gaming compulsions come about, and what to do about it. Afternoons feature: These sessions aim to engage students and show them the opportunities that arise with social connection, …