Muloobinba Aboriginal Corporation - Supporting Aboriginal Families in the Newcastle Region

A: Unit 2, 22 Portside Crescent, Maryville 2293 - PO Box 208 Broadmeadow NSW 2292
PH: 02 4969 5299 F: 02 4969 5023 E: admin@muloobinba.org.au

Providing culturally appropriate and sensitive supports to Aboriginal people in times of need

Young Parenting Support

Young Parenting Support

The Parenting Support project provides a service to young Aboriginal families/individuals up to the age of 25 with children between the ages of 0-5 years.

The young parenting support project is delivered in the Newcastle & Lake Macquarie Local Government Areas.

The project provides the following support:

  • Individual support at home, officer or a location that is comfortable for families
  • Assist parents to enhance positive parenting skills
  • Group work that is centrally located in both Newcastle & Lake Macquarie LGA’s
  • Structured parenting programs including child behavioural issues
  • Advocacy, information, advice and referrals to appropriate services
  • The young parenting Support Project assists young families with short term supports to enhance their relationship with their children.

The project is funded through the Aboriginal, Child, Youth and Family Strategy, Family & community Services