Family Services

  1. About This Service

    Family Services is a community based family support program for families with children under the age of 18 years. Family Services provides a comprehensive range of services and approaches to support families experiencing a range of difficulties that may impact on their parenting and family life. These difficulties can include problems associated with household management, relationship stresses, personal difficulties and parenting challenges. Family Services provide creative outreach and in home support to families experiencing a range of difficulties that may impact on their parenting and family life. To make a referral to Family Services, please call Child FIRST on 03 9705 3939.

      • Service Name

        Family Services

      • Service Address

        51 Princes Highway, Dandenong Vic 3175
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      • Additional Sites

        The Family Services program operates from numerous Connections offices in Cranbourne, Dandenong (Head Office), Narre Warren and Pakenham.

      • Phone

        For enquiries 03 8792 8999. To make a referral 03 9705 3939.

      • Urgency Levels

        Additional Support

      • Service Area

        City of Casey, City of Greater Dandenong, Cardinia Shire

      • Eligibility Criteria

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

      • Interpreters

        Yes

      • Service Type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        No cost

      • Disability Access Yes
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      • Participation Length

        As long as the family requires support (usually 6-12 months)

      • Specific Exclusions

        Families with no children, or families who live outside the areas of City of Casey, Cardinia Shire or City of Greater Dandenong.

      • Who Can Refer

        Anyone can refer to Family Services. To make a referral to Family Services, please call Child FIRST on 03 9705 3939.

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