FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES


Centrelink supports parents with Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate entitlements.

ACECQA is an independent national authority. As the name suggests, one of ACECQA’s many roles is to educate and inform the wider community about the importance of improving outcomes in children’s education and care. We also provide governments, the sector and families with access to the most current research to ensure NQF policy and service delivery is in line with best practice across the country.



A national register that records vaccinations given to children under 7 years of age.

The Department of Social Services aspires to be Australia’s pre-eminent social policy agency. Their mission is to improve the lifetime well-being of people and families in Australia.




UnitingCare Community is one of the state's largest community service providers, offering Lifeline services, child and family care, counselling, disability support and social inclusion programs throughout Queensland.

Beyond Blue is working to reduce the impact of depression and anxiety in the community by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience.

Lifeline provides crisis support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 13 11 14

Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25. It provides a free and safe service for children and young people when in need. The site also provides information for parents and a Parentline. This is a confidential telephone counselling service providing professional counselling and support for parents and those who care for children.
The aim of Parentline is to nurture and support positive, caring relationships between parents, children, teenagers and significant other people who are important to the well-being of families.

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