Parenting Centres

Karitane Parenting Centres empower families by providing parenting education, support and guidance in a relaxed environment for families with children from newborn to 5 years

Our skilled and caring team work in partnership with your family to assist you identify and achieve your goals.Your partner, a grandparent or support person is welcome to attend with you and your baby. This service includes individual consultations and therapeutic groups for parenting concerns such as sleeping and settling, feeding, toddler behaviour, adjustment to parenting and postnatal depression and anxiety. Our groups include Women as Mothers, Circle Of Security, Post Natal Depression Groups, and Positive Parenting Programs.

Our team

Caring and experienced Child and Family Health Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Social Workers & Psychologists

Who uses Karitane Parenting Centres?

Families with children who are experiencing parenting difficulties associated with:

  • Sleep and settling strategies
  • Feeding
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Multiple babies
  • Adjusting to parenting
  • Toddler behaviour
  • Anxiety and postnatal depression
 

Age Range 

Newborn to 5 years

How to start the process / What you need to do first

A referral from a health professional, such as your Ddoctor or a Child and Family Health Nurse is needed to access Karitane Parenting centres. To find your local Child and Family Health Centre, contact HealthDirect on 1800 022 222.

Cost

Karitane Parenting centre is a free health service to the community.

 

Locations 

Karitane has three Parenting Centres operating at Camden, Liverpool and Randwick.

Camden

Camden Hospital Menangle Road, Camden, NSW, 2570
Ph: (02) 4654 6125
Fax: (02) 4654 6213

Liverpool

10 Murphy Street, Liverpool, NSW, 2170
Ph: (02) 9821 4555
Fax: (02) 9821 4559

Randwick

146 Avoca Street,  Randwick, NSW, 2031
Ph: (02) 9399 6999
Fax: (02) 9399 8510