for families, young people and children to be the best they can be.

Community Services

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.

Download our Community Service brochure here

Disability Services

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.

Download our Disability brochure here

Children's Services

We have a NEW location for Before & After School Care at Fairfield East.  The Tangerine Street location is open for 2020 enrolments.School pick up and drop off available from surrounding schools. Places are filling fast.
Click here to enrol

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.

Download our Children’s Service brochure here

Here To Help

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 to overcome disadvantage and barriers to personal, social and economic growth.

Some of the assistance we provide includes:

  • Emergency Relief Food Vouchers on appointment and as available
  • 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 02) 9727 4333 to find out more.

FInd the Community First Step Strategic Plan 2019 – 2021 here

Our mission is to assist service users to achieve sustainable
outcomes that enhance individual and family well-being,
promote positive family functioning and development,
and support the community.