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.
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:
Newborn to 5 years
How to start the process / What you need to do first
A referral from a health professional, such as your Doctor 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.
Karitane Parenting centre is a free health service to the community.
We have recently made some changes to our parenting centre services to better meet the needs of the community. This has included opening Parenting Centres in Oran Park and Carramar. These new Parenting Centres will meet the needs of the community which were previously serviced by the Karitane Liverpool and Camden Parenting Centres.The new Parenting Centres are available for families across NSW
Karitane has three Parenting Centres operating at Oran Park, Carramar and Randwick.
8e/351 Oran Park Dr, Oran Park NSW 2570
138-150 the Horsley Drive Carramar NSW 2163
146 Avoca Street, Randwick NSW 2031