CatholicCare Family Services

Family and Relationship Counselling, Specialised Family Violence Service - North West (Burnie)

CatholicCare offers a comprehensive counselling service that provides assistance to individuals, couples, families and children. Through the provision of therapeutic counselling services and group programs we aim to enhance all family member’s abilities to resolve difficulties, ‘grow’ through life’s transition periods and have nourishing relationships whatever one’s life circumstances are, with a particular focus on how destructive family conflicts impact on children.

Counselling may address issues of relationship difficulties, family separation, family violence and parenting.
Services are available in Hobart, Launceston, Burnie and Devonport between 9.00am – 5.00pm weekdays.

What the service can help with

Cultural support
Family violence
Identity and gender related issues
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Social and emotional development
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
Violent behaviour

How the service is delivered


Services are available for

Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

5 - 24

Cost of service

Mixture of free and fee-paying

Fees can be waived if client is unable to pay

Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service
Transport not required (eg. telephone service, online service)

Regions covered

North West

Contact Details

108 Mount Street, Burnie, 7320

1800 819 447

Focus Domains





Being loved and safe

Being healthy


Having a positive sense of culture and identity