Service directory

Cairns Early Years Centre and Kindergarten

Phone:

07 4034 6800

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A one-stop-shop family hub with everything from free drop-in infant health services to playgroups, cooking classes, baby massage, parenting support, financial education and a quality kindergarten and long day care centre. See our Facebook page for details about upcoming events and activities.

Fax:

07 4045 6855

Address:

On the grounds of Bentley Park College, Borrowdale Close, via McLaughlin Rd, Bentley Park, QLD, 4869

Camden

Phone:

02 4651 4000

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People are happier and healthier when they feel connected, and parents report better mental health and ability to cope with parenting when they build up community networks. In southwest Sydney, we’re investing in community development to help parents better support their children.

Fax:

02 4655 3855

Address:

23 John Street, Camden, NSW, 2570

Campbelltown

Phone:

02 4633 3777

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From our Campbelltown site, we support women, including domestic violence support, help families raise their children safely, provide quality foster care, help families manage their finances, assist older people living at home and support people living with mental illness.

Fax:

02 4627 2915

Address:

298 Queen Street, Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Carer respite

Phone:

1800 052 222

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We provide planned and emergency respite for carers in South Eastern Sydney, including specialist respite for carers of people with dementia, older people, and people with disabilities. We support carers, including young people caring for a parent or relative, and ageing parent carers. We also provide centre-based day care for older people.

Address:

Locked Bag 6002, 7-11 The Avenue, Hurstville, NSW, 1481

Centre for Women's, Children's and Family Health

Phone:

1800 077 760

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Provides services which promote the health, wellbeing and welfare of women across the life span, with a focus on supporting women and children affected by domestic and family violence and Aboriginal women living in the Macarthur area.

Fax:

02 4627 2915

Address:

Hannah Building, 292 Queen Street, Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Charlestown

Phone:

02 4922 6500

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From Charlestown, we assist families experiencing issues like domestic violence, mental health or difficult behaviour through Brighter Futures, run a Family Referral Service to link families to assistance before issues hit crisis point and offer Partnerships in Early Childhood to help local childcare centres better support families.

Fax:

02 4920 7549

Address:

323 Charlestown Road , Charlestown, NSW, 2323

Child and Family Wellbeing Service

Phone:

07 3170 4600

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Child and Family Wellbeing Service
Brisbane North

Who are we?

The Child and Family Wellbeing service is a government funded early intervention and prevention mental health service for children aged between 0-18 and their families.  We offer no-cost professional support to families who are concerned about their child’s social and emotional wellbeing.  Practitioners usually visit families in their homes, or other local environments where the family are comfortable. The Child and Family Wellbeing Service focuses on providing early support for children and young people experiencing  signs and symptoms of stress, worry or  low mood, or uncharacteristic behaviour.    

Where do we work?                   

The service  supports families  in the following suburbs: Aspley, Bald Hills, Banyo, Boondall, Bracken Ridge, Brighton, Carseldine, Chermside, Chermside  West,  Deagon, Eagle Farm, Everton Park. Fitzgibbon, Geebung, Gordon Park, Kedron, McDowall, Nundah, Pinkenba, Sandgate, Shorncliffe, Stafford, Taigum, Wavell Heights, Zillmere

Contact us

The service accepts referrals from professionals, schools, agencies and directly from parents and young people.  
The service operates between business hours Monday-Friday and is not a crisis service.

C&FW@benevolent.org.au

Address:

189 Coronation Drive , Milton, QLD, 4064

Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre

Phone:

1800 052 222

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The Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre is also known as the Carer Respite Centre or the South East Sydney Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre. It is one of the 65 Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centres located around Australia, operated by various community organisations. The program uses a client focussed, brokerage model to meet eligible clients’ support, care and social health needs. This collaborative process involves screening, assessment, care planning, implementation, monitoring and review.

Address:

Level 4 and 5, 7-11 The Avenue, Hurstville, NSW, 2220

Communities for Children

Phone:

02 8262 3400

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Communities for Children helps create a supportive community environment for parents raising young children by funding a range of local activities and groups for families. We run Communities for Children activities in and around Camden, Killarney Vale, Macleay Valley, Rosemeadow and Watanobbi.

Address:

C/- Benevolent Society National Office, PO Box 171, Paddington, NSW, 2021

Community and In-Home Flexible Respite - Hurstville

Phone:

1800 917 139

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The service provides respite for carers of older people and people with disabilities, to enable them to maintain their caring role. We provide both short and long term management with no specified time limit on services. Community and In Home Flexible Respite operates out of our Hurstville and Penrith offices. Clients can be referred by themselves, family members, service providers or other.

Address:

Level 4, 7-11 The Avenue, Hurstville, NSW, 2220

Community and In-Home Flexible Respite - Penrith

Phone:

1800 917 139

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The service provides respite for carers of older people and people with disabilities, to enable them to maintain their caring role. We provide both short and long term management with no specified time limit on services. Community and In Home Flexible Respite operates out of our Hurstville and Penrith offices. Clients can be referred by themselves, family members, service providers or other.

Address:

54 Henry St, Penrith, NSW, 2750

Connect 2 Kindy – Calliope

Phone:

0438 410 589

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Connect 2 Kindy is a free, structured play program for children aged 3 – 4.5 years. The service operates via a mobile play van and allows pre school aged children and families to connect and develop important skills which set them up to succeed in ‘big school’.

Address:

C/O Calliope State School, 14 Stirrat Street, Calliope, QLD, 4680

Contact:

Katy Winter

Coomera Springs - North Gold Coast Early Years Centre

Phone:

07 5644 9400

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A one-stop-shop family hub with everything from free drop-in infant health services to child health appointments, midwifery services, baby massage, playgroups, a toy library, parenting support, family support workers and opportunities for volunteers and students.

See our Facebook page for details about upcoming events and activities.

Coomera Springs
Coomera Springs State School, Old Coach Road, Coomera Springs QLD, 4209
Phone: 07 5644 9400
Fax:
07 5556 0913

Nerang
40 Martin Street, Nerang QLD, 4211
Phone: 07 5644 9100
Fax: 07 5578 1215

Labrador
57b Billington Street, Labrador QLD, 4215
Phone: 07 5656 6300
Fax: 07 5537 4108

Fax:

07 5556 0913

Address:

Coomera Springs - North Gold Coast Early Years Centre, Old Coach Road, Coomera Springs, QLD, 4209