1. Family/Parenting Support



    Services/programs

      Family/Parenting Support

    • 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

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

    • Children and Families Outreach

      Powerhouse KIDS designed for children in Prep to Year 4. Tuesdays 3:30– 6:00pm. 6...

      Contact: 03 5968 4460

      Referral by: -

    • City of Greater Dandenong Young Mums Playgroup

      Supported playgroup for young women aged 25 years and under, who are pregnant or have children...

      Eligibility: Young women aged 25 years and under who are pregnant or have children four years old or under and...

      Contact: 03 9793 2155

      Referral by: - Referrals can be made to Youth Services

    • Emergency Support Team

      Emerald Emergency Support Team (EST) is a community-led and designed recovery and resilience...

      Eligibility: Trained volunteers

      Contact: 03 5968 4460

      Referral by: -

    • 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

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

    • Monash Health Family Support / Social Worker

      Provides Family Support / Social Worker services for all age groups.

      Eligibility: Anyone is welcome to call us or come in to find out about these services.

      Contact: 1300 342 273. Choose option 4 for...

      Referral by: -

    • Monash Health Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

      The Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies program is available to all pregnant women of any age who are...

      Eligibility: All pregnant women of any age who are not accessing any antenatal care.

      Contact: 1300 342 273. Choose option 4 for...

      Referral by: -

    • Noble Park Community Centre

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

      Contact: 03 9547 5801

    • Playgroups

      Our playgroups provide a venue for parents and children alike to form quality friendships in a...

      Contact: 03 5968 4460 (Hollie)

    • 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...