Supporting Expecting and Parenting Teens (SEPT)
The Brave SEPT (Supporting Expecting and Parenting Teens) Program is an interactive Pathway Plan created for expecting and parenting teens to ensure they are connected to parenting support, life support services and educational opportunities in their local communities, Australia-wide.
Brave connects each expecting and parenting teen with a Brave SEPT Mentor and Chief Mentor, who together help tailor their unique Pathway Plan to help them achieve their goals, dreams and aspirations.
What the service can help with
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Financial information and/or support
Housing and homelessness
Legal information and/or support
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Reducing offending behaviours
Sexual and reproductive health
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
11 - 24
To access the service, clients
Must live in Brighton; Clarence City; Derwent Valley; Glenorchy City; Hobart City
Must be 19 years old or under and currently expecting a baby, OR between 20-25 years old and were receiving parenting payments when they were 19 or younger.
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