Uniting Tasmania

Pregnant and Young Parent Support (PYPS)

PYPS is a support, information, advice and referral service for pregnant young mums and young parents aged under 25.  PYPS is delivered as a weekly peer support group, and one to one parent support.  PYPS is offered in Launceston, George Town and Hobart.

What the service can help with

Familial exclusion
Family supports
Sexual and reproductive health
Social and emotional development
Social exclusion

How the service is delivered

Case Management
Coordination of Services
Information, Advice and Education
Support Services

Services are available for

Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

0 - 24

To access the service, clients

Must be pregnant or a young parent aged under 25

Cost of service


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


Contact Details

PO Box 719 Moonah Tas 7009

03 6244 1144



Focus Domains





Being loved and safe

Being healthy


Having a positive sense of culture and identity