Community Services Directory
Communities for Children GAPDL (CfC)
Provides prevention and early intervention programs to families with children aged 0-12 years, who are at risk of disadvantage and who remain disconnected from childhood services.
Circle of Security: 8-week early intervention program to enhance attachment and security between parents and children. Targets younger children but is relevant to all age groups, inclusive of teenagers.
Tuning In To Kids: 6-8 week parenting program to help parents and carers to learn more aobut the emotional connections between them and their children.
Bringing Up Great Kids: A 12 hours parenting program to help parents and caregivers to raise happy and confident children. BUGK helps caregivers to better understand the development stages of children so that they can help them to grow and develop.
Nurture and Nutrition: Supported playgroup that aims to improve the early childhood development, parenting skills and connection to community for those who attend.
Little Steps Multicultural Playgroup: Facilitated playgroup for families with children 0-5 years. Provides a bridge for community services to connect with culturally and linguistically diverse people.
Safe Sleep Space: Has an emphasis on caregiver interaction, social and emotional development. Offers a better understanding of baby’s needs, cues and capabilities, then provides a step-by-step guide to workable strategies for creating and emotional and physical safe sleep space.
Parenting Support and Programs Calendar: Publication that includes support programs listed in a single document.