Karitane’s business support package offers solutions for parents and managers in order to support parents in their return to work. A number of evidence-based programs are delivered in flexible formats including webinars, parent-manager workshops and onsite advice clinics.

Supporting Parents

What we offer:

We offer evidence-based educational programs and practical strategies for everyday parenting.

• Becoming Parents: preparing for parenthood and what to expect

• Return to work: separation anxiety, sleep and settling, breastfeeding, and transitioning back to work

• Parenting: sleep and settling, feeding, toddler behaviour, and tantrums

• Comprehensive support, postnatal counselling, and education for pre and post depression and anxiety

• Appropriate Karitane referral pathways for comprehensive services including; parenting centres, residential units, perinatal infant mental health service, and specialised toddler clinics.

The Benefits to Families:

• Reduced parental stress and anxiety

• Improved parental confidence

• Effective parenting techniques

• Improved family functioning

• Improved outcomes for children


Supporting Managers

What We Offer

• Coaching: how best to support parents and parents-to-be in the workplace

• Identification of parent and manager workplace needs

• Policy advice on referral pathways for situations including: family violence matters, dealing with postnatal depression, and anxiety


Benefits to Organisations

• Improved diversity and return to work

• Improved employee wellbeing

• Reduced stress and absenteeism

• Reduced turnover

• Greater employee focus and productivity


These programs are delivered in flexible formats by trained professionals

  • Webinars
  • Parent and manager workshops: Lunch “n" Learn/Breakfast Briefings
  • Onsite advice clinics for individuals, with a child and family health professional
  • Advice stands onsite: staff talks/drop-ins
  • Online consulting services
  • Virtual home visits
  • Broader parenting programs to benefit your entire organisation

Packages include a comprehensive ‘working parent solution’, with up to 12-months access.

Karitane’s additional services include:

• ‘Preparing to return to work’ home visits

• 6 - 8 week parenting programs E.g. Circle of Security, Tuning into Kids

Please contact us for more information or to create a program for your business.

Need to talk to someone?

Call Karitane Careline on 1300 227 464 or 9794 2350

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