Holyoake Tasmania Inc.

Play Talk

Holyoake’s PlayTalk program is for children six and under, designed to strengthen the child / adult relationship where alcohol or drug misuse has impacted on the child. It explores ways to communicate feelings using art and play.

Holyoake programs are available Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm, by appointment only. Holyoake main office is 127 Davey St, Hobart, but many programs are available in outreach locations in Southern Tasmania.

What the service can help with

Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Family supports
Family violence
Social and emotional development
Violent behaviour

How the service is delivered

Therapeutic Care

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

3 - 6

Cost of service

Mixture of free and fee-paying

Fees can be waived if client is unable to pay
Fees charged according to client capacity to pay
Set fees apply

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


Contact Details

127 Davey St, Hobart, TAS, 7000

03 6224 1777



Focus Domains




Being loved and safe

Being healthy