Family Health Initiatives

Our Goal: To develop an Integrated Transformation Model that reduces future needs of targeted groups.

Areas for Priority Focus:

Drug and Alcohol Outreach

Day program, socialisation, counselling and referral service including training of counsellors/workers

Youth and Adolescents at risk of offending

Counselling and support service in conjunction with After School Learning Hubs to support younger persons and prevent offending including substance abuse.

In school support programs and Nutritional support

Support services and breakfast programs within the school for identified at risk young children who are disengaged from their school or peers arising from family circumstances, trauma and grief.

Advancing early childhood development

Initiatives that focus on the social, emotional and cognitive development of disadvantaged pre-school children through funding professional counselling, facilitating community group activities and out of school supports.

Presbyterian Care Tasmania - A Mercy Ministry of the Presbyterian Church of Tasmania