Anglicare Tasmania

TAZ Kids Clubs and Champ Camps

Running clubs and camps to support children whose parent or guardian has a mental illness.


  • Established with primary or high schools on the basis of need.

Champs Camps:

  • Are run every school holidays to offer young people a chance to experience the outdoors, make new friends, have fun and be themselves.
  • In the north camps are held at Camp Clayton, Ulverstone.
  • In the south camps are held at Blue Lagoon, Dodges Ferry.

Family intervention and support:

  • Offered through family fun days and other activities.

What the service can help with

Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Mental health
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Social and emotional development
Suicide or self-harming behaviour

How the service is delivered

Cultural and/or Recreational Activities
Information, Advice and Education
Support Services

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

7 - 17

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

Regions covered

North West

Focus Domains





Being loved and safe

Being healthy