Every day there are more resources becoming available to assist Leader’s to continue to offer Guiding for their units, during this time of social distancing. If you have any links, activities or stories to share, please send them to the webmistress.
If you are in a not in situation to continue Guiding for your unit, that’s fine too! Do what is best for you and your family, but know you can contact a member of the Region or State teams if you need any support.
COVIDsafe Guiding: www.girlguides-nswactnt.org.au/web/COVIDsafe.aspx?noside=1
- GG NSW, ACT & NT State website: https://girlguides-nswactnt.org.au
Log into ‘My Guidebook’. Click the blue ‘Running Your Unit’ tab of the left side the page. Scroll down past all the forms to locate program ideas and digital badgework.
- GG NSW, ACT & NT ‘Guides@Home’: https://www.girlguides-nswactnt.org.au/Web/Resource/Online_Guiding/Guides_At_Home.aspx
Activities for Guiding at home, organised by fundamentals or theme.
- Girl Guides Australia – Flexible Guiding Resources: https://www.girlguides.org.au/resources/leader-resources/
Additional ideas for completing badges such as Guides Connect, Saluting Their Service
- Online Guiding Resources from Girl Guides Victoria: https://www.guidesvic.org.au/2020/04/03/virtual-unit-meeting-resources-for-unit-leaders/
Ideas for virtual Guide meetings
Guides from Victoria will be taking you through Arts, Life Skills, Outdoors, Service, & STEM in a weekly Girl Guides episode released on their Youtube channel!
- Activities to do at Home from Girlguiding UK: https://www.girlguiding.org.uk/what-we-do/adventures-at-home/
The adventures don’t stop just because we’re staying home – check out #AdventuresAtHome
- Scouts Australia: https://scouts.com.au/blog/2020/04/03/planning-and-programming/
Planning and programming resources
Activities, ideas and weekly challenges for Scouting@Home
- Girl Guides Canada: https://www.girlguides.ca/web/GGC/Programs/Guiding_Home/For_Girls/GGC/Programs/Guiding_Home/For_Girls.aspx
Activities for Guiding@Home
- Facebook groups
Search for the groups Girl Guide Program Ideas and “Do at home” Guiding program ideas
We hope that you, your family and friends are safe!
Your Sisters in Guiding,
The SSR Region team