MacKillop Family Services

  1. Child FIRST (Child and Family Information, Referral and Support Teams) Brimbank-Melton is a partnership between 10 agencies in the Western Region of Melbourne and the Department of Human Services.

    Family and Community Services offers a number of holistic services to support children and their families in the communities in which we work. The services are culturally responsive and provide support to families expierencing alchol or other drug misuse as well as parenting support and family skill services

    Brimbank-Melton Child FIRST is managed by MacKillop Family Services.

    The service aims to provide a central referral point into family services programs ensure that vulnerable children, young people and their families are linked with community services and supports build strong connections between agencies to assist with coordination and planning.

    What we can offer:

    Child FIRST provides referral for families who require support with issues such as:

    • parenting concerns and managing children’s behaviour
    • family conflict and breakdown
    • physical or mental health issues
    • dealing with the impact of substance abuse
    • isolation and feeling lack of connection with their community.

      • Service Address

        237 Cecil Street South Melbourne VIC 3205

      • Phone

        (03) 9699 9177

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