Nature Connection Benefits
Nature can help your kids grow up happier, healthier, smarter
There is a compelling and increasing body of scientific research that shows that children’s MENTAL, PHYSICAL, SOCIAL and ACADEMIC HEALTH are positively impacted when they have regular contact with nature.
(Bell and Dyment, 2006)
(Fjortoft, Ingunn, 2001)
(Wells, Nancy M. & Evans, Gary W. 2003)
(American Institutes for Research, 2005)
(Kuo and Taylor, 2004)
(Bunting 1985; Chawla 1988)
and the benefits GO on and on.
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We acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of country throughout Australia and recognise the deep knowledge, connection and caring relationship they have to the land and waters on which we play, learn and explore. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.