Hobart City Mission

Integrated Family Support Services (IFSS)

Hobart City Mission’s Integrated Family Support Services (IFSS) offers specialist in-home family support and practical parenting assistance to families.

IFSS works to improve the safety, wellbeing and health of children from birth to 18 years and their families. IFSS also assists families with unborn children to obtain support, prior to the birth of a child.


What the service can help with

Family supports
Financial information and/or support
Mental health
Social and emotional development
Social exclusion
Trauma

How the service is delivered

Advocacy
Case Management
Coordination of Services
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 have children under the age of 18yrs

Cost of service

Free

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

South



Focus Domains

 

 

 

 

 

Being loved and safe

Having material basics

Being healthy

Participating

Having a positive sense of culture and identity