Karitane Careline 1300 CARING (1300 227 464) OR (02) 9794 2350

Do you have a parenting question about your 0 – 5 year old child?

When you call Karitane Careline a friendly and experienced Child and Family Health Nurse will support you with guidance and encouragement on your parenting journey.  Our professional team are here to support you with topics that include:

  • Sleep and settling
  • Feeding
  • Playing and connecting with your baby
  • Your feelings and adjustment to parenting


Our free Carreline is a call back service, our Child and Family Health Nurses will call you back within 24 hours between the hours of :

Monday – Thursday 12:30 – 9pm & 11pm – 6am

Friday – Saturday 9am - 3.30pm


Karitane Careline is not a crisis line. If your child is unwell or your question is of an urgent nature, call health direct on 1800 022 222 for medical advice or 000 for emergency

* Please note: Karitane’s call-back service is free of charge, however some mobile providers may charge fees for calling Karitane’s 1300 227 464 number.  Please check with your provider if you are unsure or call 9794 2350 for the cost of a local call.


Comming Soon Video Call Consultations

Karitane will soon be offering a 60 minute video call consultation with a Child and Family Health Nurse. These consultations will be available by appointment only,