Family and Parenting Support

our programs

Support for Families

Our family and parenting support services supports families, children, and young people with parenting programs, domestic and family violence, young parents, vulnerable youth, housing advocacy, referrals to other services, and advocacy with professional or government services.  We do this one-on-one or in groups, at one of our office settings or at another safe agreed site.

Supported playgroup

Children ages 0- 5 years are welcome at the playgroup with support on hand. These are held at the Red Shed in Kempsey.

Young Parents (DV specialist worker)

For young parents ages 14- 25 years and their children- with a focus on domestic and family violence support.

Specialist Family worker (youth focused)

Support and case management for vulnerable young people ages 12- 17 years. This includes their parents/carers and families in the conversation.

Family and Parenting Case Worker

Support for parents and carers of children ages 0-12 years. Group work or one-on-one programs for parenting strategies include:

  • Triple P (Positive Parenting Program)- is solution-focussed on building strong family relationships and managing challenging behaviours
  • Bringing up great kids- for parents who want to improve their relationships with their children
  • Circle of Security- for parents who want to strengthen bonds and build secure relationships with their children


How to contact us

Our Main Office Location
21 Verge Street, Kempsey

Phone: (02) 6563 1588
Fax: (02) 6562 2765



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How to contact us

Our Main Office Location
21 Verge Street, Kempsey

Phone: (02) 6563 1588