Safe Children. Strong Families. Supportive Communities.


Kempsey Families Inc.

About Us

Our specialist support services are available to support the wellbeing and nurturing of children, young people and families, especially those who are at risk, vulnerable and disadvantaged, to enable them to manage life’s challenges, ensure children are protected and contribute to building a stronger, safer and more resilient community.

Our Key Values

  • Act with integrity 
  • Promote collaboration
  • Champion client rights
  • Work respectfully
  • Prioritise safety 
  • Value diversity

Our history

Kempsey Families has been providing support in the communities of the Mid North Coast, NSW since 1993.

As a dynamic and innovative organisation, we offer a range of domestic violence services, and family support services for women, children, young people, carers, and men.

Kempsey Families provides support to:

  • manage the impacts of domestic violence in families
  • ensure children are safer and supported
  • women impacted by domestic violence
  • men who seek to change their use of violence
  • parents or carers with parenting support

Learn more about our organisation here.

"Our vision is for a safe, equitable and inclusive society where children,
families and communities are safe, healthy, resilient, and connected."

what we do

Our Services

Featured Content

May 2023

This generous donation from the Commonwealth Bank will help to support trauma informed groups session for children under 12.

Help US

We need your help

Kempsey Families welcomes your support of our programs and community events.

This extra support enables us to continue providing services to women, children, young people, families, and men who are experiencing domestic violence, parenting challenges or other complex issues impacting their capacity.

We are a deductible gift recipient, with all donations over $2 tax deductible.


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News Feeds

16 Days of activism

The 16 Days Of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an annual international campaign that runs from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women until 10...

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Supported Playgroup

The Supported Playgroup at the Red Shed provides a safe environment for families to come together to build strong connections with other families and the wider community.

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SpeakOut4Kidz supports women and children impacted by domestic and family violence. Our programs include Kiddy Katz, Kidz group, Women on the Verge.

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Registered Charity

We are a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (ACNC)

Our Funding

We are funded by the NSW Department of Communities and Justice.

How to contact us

Our Main Office Location
21 Verge Street, Kempsey

Phone: (02) 6563 1588

Our Vision

Our vision is for a safe, equitable and inclusive society where children, families and communities are safe, healthy, resilient and connected.