Family Services
One on one support

Parenting support that suits your needs.

We work alongside you to strengthen relationships, build confidence and develop your parenting skills in our one-on-one services.

One-on-one support

The right fit for your family.

Get the support you need to develop positive parenting practices and build on your strengths.

Our one-on-one support programs include:
Integrated Family Services
Integrated Family Services (IFS) provides family support inside the home, through family therapy and counselling. IFS supports vulnerable children and young people aged 0 to 17 years old, including unborn children and their families, who are: At greater risk due to cumulative harm, abuse and neglect within the family. Looking for early prevention help to resolve family issues inside the home.
Rural Outreach Support
The Rural Outreach Support program provides case-managed support to families. It has a strong focus on creating referrals and partnerships with local resources and services in isolated areas.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
We help grandparents and kinship carers become primary carers. Our Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program offers family support, advocacy, information and referral services to grandparent and kinship families across North-West Tasmania.
Brighton and South Midlands Family Support

We offer short-term, targeted family support to families in Brighton and the Southern Midlands in Tasmania, who have children under 12 years old.

We provide:

  • Assistance to families where children and young people have been removed/placed into temporary out-of-home care.
  • Dedicated support case management, including advocacy, informational resources and referral services.
  • Behavioural and wellbeing support for children and young people, through evidence-based group programs within the school and community.
ChildFIRST

ChildFIRST is the first point of contact for families with children aged up to 18 years who are looking for support and assistance.

The ChildFIRST program aims to:

  • Ensure that vulnerable children and their families receive priority access to relevant services to support the child's healthy development and improve parenting capacity.
  • Promote quick and relevant referral pathways within and between other support services for families, children and young people and prevent child protection intervention.
  • Provide access to a range of family services that positively improve outcomes for children and young people.

ChildFIRST is the first step into Family Support and Family Counselling.

Families First
Families First is committed to keeping families together. It aims to support and strengthen families so that children and young people can remain safely at home.
Stronger Families
Stronger Families works together with families to prevent children from being removed from the home and supports them after children have returned home after a period of out-of-home care.
Early Parenting Support

Early Parenting Support assists expecting mothers and parents of young children by providing information and referrals to other support services. We provide support for:

  • preparing for multiple births
  • mental health issues
  • isolation
  • past trauma
  • relationship difficulties
  • financial difficulties 
  • family violence.
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Get in touch to find out how our family services can support you. 

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(03) 9192 8100