DoE - Child and Family Centres
ptunarra Child and Family Centre
ptuanrra Derwent Valley Child and Family Centre (ptunarra CFC) is a place-based early childhood service model for families and children from pregnancy to age 5. The purpose of the CFC is to improve the health and wellbeing, education and care of Tasmania’s children in their early years by supporting parents, strengthening communities and enhancing accessibility to service in the local community.
ptunarra CFC connects families with government and non- government services that address a range of needs including; Child Health Nurses, Speech Pathologist, Physiotherapist Occupational Therapist, Psychologist and Early Childhood Intervention Services. Ptunarra offers a number of programs, information and support for families with children pregnancy to age 5. Parents can drop into the centre anytime within opening hours.
Ptunarra is open Mondays to Thursdays from 9.00am to 3.00pm and Fridays 9.00am to 1.00pm. The centre is open for appointment and support every day until 4.30pm
Ptunarra CFC is located at 52 Blair St, New Norfolk. For more information please visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/PtunarraChildFamilyCentre
What the service can help with
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Social and emotional development
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
How the service is delivered
Coordination of Services
Cultural and/or Recreational Activities
Information, Advice and Education
Services are available for
Parents and Carers
Age eligibility for children
0 - 5
To access the service, clients
Must live in Derwent Valley
Cost of service
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
52 Blair Street New Norfolk,TAS 7140
(03) 6261 7222
Being loved and safe
Having material basics
Having a positive sense of culture and identity