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Aboriginal Families as Teachers

The Aboriginal Families As Teachers Program is a home visiting program which helps families create learning rich environments in the home. An exciting family based service celebrating and investing in children’s play using everyday resources and equipment. The result is homes become a play rich environment for young brains ready to absorb everything new. The …

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Aboriginal Family Health Strategy

This program was created to help women and men, their children and extended families who are impacted, or likely to be, by domestic violence. Domestic Violence is still increasing in these communities and the outcome is usually very poor for Aboriginal families. Based in Narromine and Bourke, the program is funded by the NSW Department …

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Financial Counselling

The primary focus of Financial Counselling is to provide a free and confidential service to educate people facing financial difficulty and to help them develop the skills and ability to effectively manage financially in the long-term. The ongoing need for Financial Counselling in these areas due to disadvantage and financial vulnerability is increased with the …

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Homelessness and Domestic Violence

Specialist Homelessness service (SHS) specifically assists men, women, families and young people from high risk groups who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless. The program supports access to short term and emergency crisis accommodation, transport and case management. Long term support is also provided to assist with independent and sustainable living. …

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Men and Family Relationships

The Men and Family Relationships program helps improve the health and wellbeing of men and their families by providing tailored services to develop and maintain positive family relationships at all stages. Through one on one support, counselling, education and activities emphasising men being present and engaged. Self care, positive relationships and community involvement are the …

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Mental Health Carers

CatholicCare Wilcannia-Forbes’ Family and Carers Mental Health service improves the health and wellbeing of people who are caring for others suffering from mental illness. It provides activities to raise awareness to improve a carer’s knowledge, as well as an understanding of their own self care and general health. A total of 143 new carers were …

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Money Issues

The primary focus of Financial Counselling is to provide a free and confidential service to educate people facing financial difficulty and to help them develop the skills and ability to effectively manage financially in the long term. The ongoing need for Financial Counselling in these areas due to disadvantage and financial vulnerability is increased with …

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