Being a parent or caregiver can be challenging as well as rewarding.
You want to do the best for your child in a world that often looks very different from the one you grew up in. That's why we offer a range of parenting sessions, courses and resources for families.
Check out our list of available sessions and book your spot online.
Parenting support services
Support is available to all parents in Yarra. You are not alone if you are feeling worried, not sleeping well or need advice about anything that may affect your ability to look after your children.
Support for adults and young people
Phone: 13 22 89
- 8am to midnight. 7 days a week
- Phone: 13 11 14
- Text: 0477 13 11 14
- Lifeline Text is available 6.00pm - Midnight (AEST), 7 days a week.
- Phone: 1800 650 890
- Free online and telephone service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time.
Support for new and expecting mums and dads
PANDA National Helpline
- Phone 1300 726 306
- Monday to Friday 9am – 7.30pm
Anxiety & depression in pregnancy and early parenthood
Sleep for adults and children
There are many parenting courses available online. In 2022 we're excited that some local face-to-face programs will return.
Select the link below to find out more: