To refer to FAMILY SERVICES
For Families living in the City of Brimbank please call Brimbank Melton Child First 1300 138 180.
For Families Living in the Cities of Hobson's Bay and Wyndham please call Western Child First 1300 775 160.
Families, community agencies and child protection can make contact with either Child First agencies via the Child First Intake Worker. The service is committed to working with families from culturally diverse backgrounds.
The Family Service Program is an outreach service aiming to enhance family functioning by providing a child centred family focused and needs led case management, counselling service. Service provision is based on a partnership approach between families and staff of the program and is inclusive of all family members.
The Family Support Service:
is a service provided by IPC Health and auspice by the Department of Human Services. the aim of the service is to provide support for families who have children aged 0-18 years living in the Cities of Brimbank, Wyndham & Hobson's Bay. The family workers can work with your family in your home to provide information, advice, advocacy, referrals to other services, case management, practical assistance and group work. If a family chooses to work with the family service, they can decide, at any time, to stop working with us.