Support for families

Being a parent or guardian is one of the most important jobs you can do, but it can be very difficult. Often relationships with family members or partners can be challenging and stressful. We help families who are struggling with many issues and situations, including:

  • Needing advice or information
  • Managing a child’s behaviour
  • Establishing household routines
  • Experiencing family violence
  • Using violent behaviour towards women and children
  • Feeling isolated, lonely or worried
  • Seeing a family member struggle with drug or alcohol addiction
  • Gambling issues
  • Tenancy issues
  • Needing help with parenting skills
  • Problems at school or kinder
  • Family relationship difficulties
  • Disability
  • Post-separation issues

Some of the services we offer include: 

Bethany Community Support is part of the Barwon Child FIRST partnership.

If you are a professional and wish to make a referral to Barwon Child FIRST, please contact us to request a referral form.

For more information about Child FIRST, download this flier.