Families with children aged 0-5 years.
For Universal Child and Family Health services, no referral is required. Please telephone your local Child and Family Health Centre for telephone support or to make an appointment with a Child and Family Health nurse.
Referral is required to access secondary services.
Referrals can be made to the Family Care Centre by Child and Family health nurse, midwife or GP.
Phone Number: 02 9388 5140
Your general practitioner (GP) or family doctor is the person to see if your child is sick, or if you have any concerns about your child's wellbeing. In case of a medical emergency, go to hospital.
Within business hours, families can contact their Child and Family Health Centre to discuss concerns such as breastfeeding.
Tresillian Parent's Help Line phone 02 9787 0855 or 1800 637 357
Karitane Careline 1300 CARING (1300 227 464)
The Raising Children website offers up-to-date, research based material on more than 800 topics relating to raising healthy children, from newborns through to early teenswww.raisingchildren.net.au
Australian Breastfeeding Associationwww.breastfeeding.asn.au