Our team can help you and your family through personalised family services and community building programs.
Our caseworkers support and work with you on a one-on-one basis, providing guidance and assistance with the challenges life throws at you.
You can also join our various programs and workshops specifically for parents, children and youth. These programs and workshops vary from informative to fun, sporty or skills building.
Our Disability Service puts you first and aims to create opportunity, promote independence and progression in a safe and non-discriminative environment.
We pride ourselves on providing personalised client focused service led by your choice, needs and goals. We are passionate about our clients living life with dignity and joy. We strive to ensure all our care is of the highest quality because what matters most to us is to work with our clients in improving their quality of life. Our is service based on the National Disability Service Standards.Learn more
Looking for Before and After School Childcare? Or help during the holidays with Vacation Care? Or perhaps you would like to meet some other parents while having fun with your child in a playgroup.
We offer safe and fun Centres where you can rest assured that your little one is safe, happy and having fun!
We also have various Supported Playgroups where you can meet other parents, learn parenting skills and bond with your child as they learn through play.
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Community First Step (CFS) is a not-for-profit organisation offering a wide range of services including children's services, disability services, community development, youth and family case management services. CFS aims to assist individuals overcome disadvantage and barriers to personal, social and economic growth.
Some of the assistance we provide includes:
- Emergency Relief Food Vouchers
- Assistance in filling out forms and applications for example Centrelink forms
- Referrals to other service providers
- Advocacy and direct support to clients
- Access to skills training and employment skills for long-term unemployed and recent migrants and refugees
- Case management for families with children and at risk youth
- Access for youth to recreation and skills building activities
Contact our office on 9727 4333 to find out more.
The Parks Occasional Care staff and families, along with the wider CFS staff team wish to say goodbye and good luck to Gloria (Centre Coordinator) who finishes up in her role today. We wish her all the best with her next adventure. We would also like to take this opportunity to share with you a photo of Gloria and Jasmine with some of the children from the service and the Small Business Award trophy from their recent Small Business Awards win. CONGRATULATIONS to Gloria and the team!!