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CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICE

 

Community Education

Visit our Resources section to download and print: posters, fact sheets, brochures, carry cards, and other useful materials. These free, high-quality resources have been developed to help children, their parents, their schools and entire communities to tackle child abuse and keep kids safe!! Selected resources are also available in: Mandarin, Korean, Arabic, Italian and Greek.

Safe Children, Safe Families Project

Safe Children, Safe Families Project is the next development of providing education to children around emotional IQ, development of social competence and improving children's abilities to communicate their emtions to others. The program is an evidence based protective behaviour program that leverages off Dr Reina MIchaelson's PHD research.  The program is a first in Australia and has some outstanding results in working with children aged 3 to 5 years old, their parents and the childcare workers.  The results are detailled in summary on research questions with the children after three sessions.

CARER AND PARENT SUPPORT

Nurturing Parent Program

CAPS Nurturing Parent Program provides each family with a range of support services, tailored to each families specific strengths and needs. Families have access to one to one support, counselling or emotional support and referrals. This is an evidenced based program that assists families identify their strengths and areas of need across 10 life functional domains.  Our professional staff support the individual or family to set their personal goals and steps to work toward success. To make an appointment with one of our our case workers please contact 02 9716 7032.

 

Supported Playgroup

The CAPS @ Campsie supported playgroup is a weekly activity for parents and their children (aged 0 -5 years old). The playgroup combines traditional play, music and signing, crafts, and dancing, with parent education sessions. Run during school term time only this playgroup is held on Tuesdays from 10.30am - 12.30pm at Rotary Community Centre, 34 North Parade Campsie. This group costs $10 per week. 

Evidence-based Parent Training

CAPS delivers a suite of parent training programs that have been independently evaluated and are demonstrated to produce real and measurable positive outcomes for families, including the highly acclaimed Positive Parenting Program (Triple P, Triple P Teen and Triple P Pathways), Tuning Into Kids, Tuning In To Teens, and 123 Magic.