Parenting links

Council Services

Port Phillip provides an excellent service for new parents and families. The Council aims is to provide quality service in all areas of parenting. 

Toy libraries

Find a toy library in Port Phillip and borrow toys!

Parenting support

  • Raising children network

    Australian parenting website - information for parents – very broad coverage including guides – and heaps of stuff for children, games, songs. and with links to other sites.

  • Parentline

    Statewide telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents and carers of children aged 0-18 years.

  • ABCD  Parenting

    ABCD: Parenting young adolescents is a program for parents of children who are about to enter their teenage years. Includes resources in languages other than English.

  • Better health channel

    Health and medical information that is quality assured, up to date, and easy to understand. Funded by the State Government of Victoria.

  • Australian Breastfeeding Association

    Community based self-help group that offers information,counselling and support services on breastfeeding issues.

  • My Time

    Supporting parents of children with disabilities.

  • Signposts

    A program that helps families prevent or manage difficult behaviour of children aged 3-16 who have a developmental delay or an intellectual disability.

 

    

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