Anglican Family Care
Anglican Family Care helps families to identify their own strengths and resources in times of difficulty and stress to achieve positive outcomes.
They provide intensive Home-based Social Work Services to families and children in Dunedin, Balclutha and Central Otago. A large component of these services focuses on developing parenting skills, in particular with families where there are often multiple and complex needs. Anglican Family Care also provide parenting and life skills courses that can be structured to incorporate the modules required for Youth Service parenting programmes.
Anglican Family Care is an approved provider of services to Children and Families under sections 403 and 396 of the Child and Young person and their Families Act.
Anglican Family Care delivers the following parenting programmes:
Family Start – Dunedin
Family Start is a home visiting programme that focuses on improving children's growth and health, learning and relationships, family circumstance, environment and safety. Family Start helps families and whānau who are struggling with challenges or problems that make it harder for them to care for their baby or young child.
For further information on Family Start contact Nicola Taylor, (03) 4747413
Family Outreach – South Otago
Family Outreach is aimed at families with a child less than one year of age who would benefit from medium to long term support for up to three years. Families are supported to build their strengths and capacity to ensure that children have the best possible start.
For further information on Family Outreach, contact: Kathy Richards, Manager (03) 477 0801