Contact Details

Jacaranda Community Centre
146 Epsom Avenue

PO Box 142

P: (08) 94774346
F: (08) 94775300
E: click here

Family Support

This program is under the Aboriginal Advancement Strategy, through the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.

Jacaranda Family Support Team has various roles however a strong focus is on the following:

  • Identify and Engage with Indigenous Families that are at Risk and live in Belmont and surrounding areas.
  • Support Indigenous Families to give children a good start in life through early childhood development, care education and school readiness.
  • Increasing the capacity of Indigenous Families and Communities to engage with Schools and other providers.
  • Where necessary referrals to Strong Families, Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Service, Counselling.
  • Family Support can attend Strong Family Meetings, Court, Schools and Hospitals etc.
  • Can provide Group programs as well as one to one family case management.
  • A Men’s Group is run at our centre as part of this program.
  • Outreach through Home Visits is also available.
  • Elders meetings.

We follow guidelines set out by the Commonwealth Government for the Vulnerable and Disadvantaged Access Strategy (VADCAS). Jacaranda has an access Strategy in place.