• ABN 47 907 536 122
  • NDIS Registered Provider
  • familyservices.org.au
  • Family Services HouseO136 Ground Level Stockland Civic Plaza211 Lake Entrance Road, Shellharbour City, NSW 2529
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Family Services Australia offers family support services to meet a variety of needs.

The Child Youth and Family Support program provides early support, and accepts referrals from the local government areas of Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama and Shoalhaven. Families with children 0-17 years of age are able to refer themselves to this program.

Family Services Australia have Family Support Workers who can visit you in your home and give advice on and practical support with:

Advice and Support.

Family Services Australia understand that raising a family isn’t easy, and sometimes you need help when things aren’t going well. The Family Support Workers can visit you in your home and give advice on and practical support with:

  • Access to childcare
  • Assessment and case planning
  • Basic counselling
  • Building stronger parenting skills
  • Co-ordination of specialist assessments and referrals
  • Learning how to access specialised help, such as health, education, financial, legal, parenting and family planning services
  • The day-to-day running of your home and the establishment of routines

Park and Play. 

Play is fun for children, and it’s a great way for youngsters to learn about the world and each other. Park and Play is an activity of the Communities for Children Shellharbour initiative funded by the Australian Government. Park and Play brings children and their carers together in a safe and enjoyable environment.

Disability Employment Services. 

Family Services Australia aim to achieve sustainable outcomes for all clients through an Integrated Employment Service model that is individualized and client centred, led by a team of highly specialized Community Support Consultants.

Our organisation supports:

Adolescents
Adults
Children
Culturally and linguistically diverse people
Parents/Legal Guardians
Young Adults

Diagnoses and conditions:

Acquired Brain Injury
ADHD and associated conditions
Autism and related conditions
Cerebral palsy
Deafness and hearing loss
Developmental delay
Down syndrome
Global development delay
Intellectual disability
Invisible Disability
Mental Health
Motor Neurone Disease
Multiple sclerosis
Neurological
Other intellectual/learning conditions
Other psychosocial/psychiatric
Other sensory/speech
Other – physical
Physical Disability
Schizophrenia

Service types our organisation supports:

Behavioural assessment and support
Community Connection
Community participation/inclusion
Developmental Education
Family counselling
Finding employment
Free Tools/Support
Group/Centre Activities
Individual counselling
Information Service
Play Therapy
Psychology
Skill development
Sport and recreation activities

Our locations:

Wollongong