1. Family/Parenting Support



    Services/programs

      Family/Parenting Support

    • Cardinia Shire Young Mums Programs

      Cardinia Shire Council delivers two programs for young mums aged up to 25 years. Young Mums...

      Eligibility: This program is for pregnant or parenting young mothers up to the age of 25 years who live in the...

      Contact: 18004YOUTH

      Provided by: Cardinia Shire Council Youth Services

      Referral by: - Referrals are accepted from: pregnant or parenting...

    • CatholicCare Refugee and Settlement program

      Provides social and life skills for newly arrived young people and their families, case...

      Eligibility: Young people 18 years to 25 years.
      Younger people with parental consent for counselling...

      Contact: 03 8710 9600

      Provided by: CatholicCare

      Referral by: - Ring 03 9793 2200 to make an appointment for...

    • Child FIRST

      Child FIRST is a centralised intake and assessment service. The service is a family information,...

      Eligibility: Referrals are made to Child FIRST when there are significant wellbeing concerns for children or...

      Contact: 03 9705 3939

      Provided by: Connections UnitingCare

      Referral by: Anyone is able to refer into Child FIRST, examples...

    • Family Services

      Family Services is a community based family support program for families with children under the...

      Eligibility: Families with vulnerable child/ren under 18 years of age within City of Casey, Cardinia Shire or...

      Contact: For enquiries 03 8792 8999. To make...

      Provided by: Connections UnitingCare

      Referral by: Anyone can refer to Family Services. To make a...

    • Family Services

      Windermere Family Services is a community based family support program for families with children...

      Eligibility: Families with vulnerable child/ren under 18 years of age within City of Casey, Cardinia Shire or...

      Contact: 03 9705 3200

      Provided by: Windermere

      Referral by: - Anyone can refer to Family Services. To make a...

    • Group Work Program (multiple groups)

      Connections facilitate a number of groups which focus on issues such as grief and loss,...

      Eligibility: Eligibility criteria vary for the different groups, however the groups are predominantly for...

      Contact: 03 5990 8400

      Provided by: Connections UnitingCare

      Referral by: Anyone can refer to the groups programs, although...

    • Linkz and Beyond Mentoring Programs

      Supports a range of young people to identify and achieve their potential through a one-on-one...

      Eligibility: Referrals from Emerald Secondary College and parents

      Contact: 03 5968 4460

      Provided by: ECHO Youth and Family Services

      Referral by: - Parents and teachers

    • Newpin

      Newpin (New Parent and Infant Network) is an intensive parent education program that works...

      Eligibility: Mothers or long term carers who:
      › have a child/ren 0-5 years in their care
      ›...

      Contact: 03 9793 3707

      Provided by: Connections UnitingCare

      Referral by: Anyone can refer to Newpin

    • Noble Park Community Centre

      Noble Park Community Centre celebrates diversity by providing an inclusive and welcoming...

      Contact: 03 9547 5801

      Provided by: Noble Park Community Centre

    • Parentzone Southern

      Parentzone provides a variety of parenting programs offered at no cost, such as You and Your Kids...

      Eligibility: - Parents, carers and grandparents of children 0-18 years in the Southern Metropolitan Region....

      Contact: 03 5945 2000

      Provided by: Anglicare Victoria

      Referral by: - Anyone can refer - call 03 5945 2000 to find a...

    • Reconnect

      Reconnect is an early intervention program which aims to prevent youth homelessness that may be...

      Eligibility: Young people aged between 12-18 years who are at risk of homelessness or have recently become...

      Contact: 03 9704 8377

      Provided by: Connections UnitingCare

      Referral by: - Anyone can refer to the Reconnect program

    • Relationships Australia Victoria and Family Relationships Centre

      We are active in the area of family relationship services through Family Relationship Centres...

      Eligibility: Our services are for all members of the community, regardless of their religion, age, gender,...

      Contact: 03 8768 4111 Berwick, 03 5990 1900...

      Provided by: Relationships Australia Victoria