Karitane at My Community Pharmacy Shortland is Open! 


More supports for families in the Newcastle area is HERE. Today, Karitane opened its doors at My Community Pharmacy Shortland in Hunter New England Local Health District.

Thank you to John Jones for your welcome, vision and support of Karitane in your new integrated care hub.

What does this new service include?

Our skilled and caring Child and Family Health Nurse works in partnership with your family to assist you in identifying and achieving your goals. This service includes individual consultations up to 2 hours for parenting concerns around sleep and settling, feeding, toddler behaviour, and adjusting to parenthood.

Who Uses Karitane Shortland?

Families in the Newcastle areas with children who are experiencing parenting difficulties associated with:

  • Sleep and settling
  • Breastfeeding
  • Feeding & nutrition
  • Toddler behaviour
  • Adjusting to parenthood

More Information

For more information, please visit the Karitane Shortland page here.

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