Southern Tasmania
Run by The Department of Health and Human Services

About us:

Parenting centres operate within the Child Health and Parenting Service
They offer more intensive support for families experiencing difficulties with children 0 to 5 years of age
Parenting centres are a day service
Consultation available with Child and Family Health Nurses
Sessions are provided on an individual or group basis

Parenting centres provide intensive support for a range of parenting issues where parents of 0 - 5 year olds can go for help and advice with:

breastfeeding / feeding issues
sleep problems
post natal depression
behaviour management
child / parent communication
self esteem
step families
sibling rivalry
general difficulties that relate to parenting

These are issues or situations which frequently arise in the normal process of parenting and can affect all members of the family.

How to Contact us or Make a Booking:

Bookings are essential and subject to an intake process.For more information contact the Parenting Centre in your region:

232 New Town Road
New Town, Tasmania, 7008
Phone: (03) 6166 1605

CHaPS is a free service.

(03) 6166 1605
232 New Town Road New Town, Tasmania, 7008