Child & Family

LiveBetter Child and Family Services does exactly what its name suggests - we are simply here to support you, your children and extended family. We can support for you through times of change or high levels of stress with a range of programs designed to alleviate challenging family situations; skills and capacity building, early intervention, direct support, and early learning opportunities to nurture future generations.

Family Programs

Family Programs

Family Connections - Cowra & Young

Family Connections supports families living in Cowra and Young with children aged 0 – 12 years. All Family Connections programs are free and include:

  • New Mums and Getting to Know your Baby
  • Supported Play Group
  • School Holiday Activities
  • Parenting Courses
  • Individual Family Supports

To find out more, contact Kim.Henry@livebetter.org.au or call 1800 580 580.

Caring for Your Buraay - Dubbo

Caring for your Buraay is a project aimed at assisting Aboriginal families in Dubbo with children under five. Our goal is to develop projects and resources to support parents in promoting their child's health and wellbeing.

Services include:
  • Skills development
  • Stronger parenting
  • Positive partnerships
  • Community Connections

To find out more, call the Child & Family team today on 1800 580 580.

HIPPY - Orange

The two-year Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters (HIPPY) helps develop the skills and confidence of parents or carers with children about to start school in Orange, NSW. A HIPPY mentor will enable parents or carers to recognise how a child learns, and what they can do to create a positive learning environment in their home.

Services include:
  • Home visiting
  • One-one-one mentoring
  • Fun for the whole family
  • Connections with your family and community

Call the LiveBetter Child & Family team today on 1800 580 580 to find out more. 

The Brotherhood of St Laurence holds the licence to operate HIPPY in Australia.