Anglicare Tasmania

Communities for Children – Derwent Valley

This program aims to improve the development, safety, health and wellbeing of children aged 0-12 and their families through innovative, early intervention and prevention programs and activities, with a focus on the following target groups; vulnerable families; children aged 0-12 years; fathers; single parent families; grandparents caring for grandchildren; young and teen parents; and Aboriginal families.

What the service can help with

Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Family supports
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Social and emotional development

How the service is delivered

Coordination of Services
Cultural and/or Recreational Activities
Support Services

Services are available for

Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

0 - 12

To access the service, clients

Must live in Derwent Valley

Cost of service


Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service
Home visits can be provided

Regions covered


Focus Domains





Being loved and safe

Being healthy