Parenting Centres

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
  • grief
  • toileting
  • 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.

North
Walker House
17a Walkers Avenue
Newnham, Tasmania, 7248
Phone: 1300 064 544

North West
Walker House
35 Mace Street
Burnie, Tasmania, 7320
Phone: (03) 6477 7323

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

Cost Information

There is no fee for services provided by Parenting Centres in Tasmania.

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