DoE- Child and Family Centres

George Town Child and Family Centre

George Town Child and Family Centre is integrated within the George Town Community Hub, alongside Libraries Tasmania and Service Tasmania. The CFC provides educational programs for children 0-5 and their parents and carers living within the George Town municipality.

Families can also access Child Health and Parenting Services, Early Childhood Intervention Services, St Giles, Launching into Learning, and Parent and Young Parent Support.

The CFC is open Monday-Friday 9:30am to 3:00pm for programs and drop in and play. Child Health and Parenting Service is available until 4:30pm.


What the service can help with

Cultural support
Disability support
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Family supports
Physical health
Social and emotional development
Social exclusion

How the service is delivered

Advocacy
Coordination of Services
Cultural and/or Recreational Activities
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Support Services

Services are available for

Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

0 - 5

To access the service, clients


Must live in George Town

Cost of service

Free

Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service
Transportation can be provided
Home visits can be provided

Regions covered

North


Contact Details

12 Elizabeth Street George Town,TAS 7253

03 6702 6092

www.education.tas.gov.au/parents-carers/parent-fact-sheets/brochure-child-family-centre/


Focus Domains

 

 

 

 

 

 

Being loved and safe

Having material basics

Being healthy

Learning

Participating

Having a positive sense of culture and identity