Mission Australia (in partnership with Baptcare)

Integrated Family Support Service South West

Integrated Family Support is a voluntary service focussed on increasing the wellbeing and safety of children, youth and families by providing support and resources to build family strengths, resilience and capacity.

IFSS can:

  • Identify and develop specific goals that supports IFSS provision of case management
  • Facilitate referrals to appropriate services and support engagement
  • Provide early intervention strategies for families
  • Work with a flexible approach and offer outreach support to meet families’ needs
  • Support development of parenting, communication and other skills
  • Provide advocacy if/when needed

Mission Australia IFSS South West is located at Chigwell House, 2b Myella Drive, Berriedale and operates between 9.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday.


What the service can help with

Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Cultural support
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Family supports
Family violence
Financial information and/or support
Identity and gender related issues
Legal information and/or support
Mental health
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Problematic sexualised behaviours
Physical health
Sexual and reproductive health
Social and emotional development
Social exclusion
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
Trauma
Violent behaviour

How the service is delivered

Advocacy
Case Management
Information, Advice and Education
Support Services

Services are available for

Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

0 - 18

To access the service, clients


Must live in Glenorchy City; Hobart City; Huon Valley; Kingborough

Cost of service

Free

Is a referral required?

Strong Families, Safe Kids Advice and Referral Line

How do clients access the service?

Transportation can be provided
Home visits can be provided

Regions covered

South


Contact Details

4/95 Albert Road Moonah 7009

1800 171 233

www.Baptcare.org.au


Focus Domains

 

 

 

 

 

 

Being loved and safe

Having material basics

Being healthy

Learning

Participating

Having a positive sense of culture and identity