Child and Family Services

Our programs aim to support children, young people and families by offering a range of activities.

These help to strengthen individuals needs and build stronger relationships within families and strengthen their connection to local communities.

Our programs are delivered by highly skilled staff who are committed to helping children, young people and families gain confidence and feel appreciated. Most of our programs are located at the Roundabout Youth Centre located in Sefton.

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Roundabout Youth Centre’s Term 2 2024 Flyer.

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Chester Hill Neighbourhood Centre’s 2024 Flyer.

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Children’s and Youth Programs

Playgroup

Mondays and Thursdays 9:30-11:30am at Roundabout Youth Centre (during the school term only)

Aimed at families with children 0-5 years, our playgroup provides a chance for your child to engage in both free play, organised activities and group time. Our playgroup is focused on building on opportunities for learning with young children, focusing on early intervention milestones and school readiness, whilst connecting with other children.

Homework Help (Primary)

Mondays 3:30-5:00pm at the Roundabout Youth Centre (during the school term only)

Helping children from years 2-6, supporting children to complete set homework tasks.

Learn to Skate and Primary Drop in 

Wednesdays 3:30-5:30pm at Roundabout Youth Centre (during the school term only)

A chance for children and young people to be active with a low cost after school activity, learn to skate available some weeks. Free entry and skate hire. Weather permitting.

Youth Drop In 

Thursdays 4:00-6:00pm at Roundabout Youth Centre (during the school term only)

Youth drop in provides an opportunity to engage and connect with other youth. Provided is also a free study space for those who’d like to study with a tutor as well as other activities.


Community Gardening Workshops

Chester Hill Neighbourhood Centre in collaboration with Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, run monthly garden workshop in our Community Garden located on the Corner of Waldron Road & Hector Street, Chester Hill. The garden is a place where locals can learn about all aspects of gardening from soil preparation to harvesting. Water-wise gardening is our specialty!

For any enquiries please contact 9644 9436 or email rycworker@gmail.com

Teen Mental Health First Aid

Dates to be confirmed for this program.

Teaches young people practical skills to help themselves, family or friends who are dealing with mental health concerns. Email cyfsassistant@chnc.org.au for information about the next upcoming course.


School Holiday Activities

Various Days every school holiday

Programs include activities such as cooking, gardening, skating and craft. Please contact the Centre for details prior to the school holidays.

 

Seasons for Growth

Contact the Centre if you are interested in this program

A program that works with children and young people to overcome change including loss of a loved one, moving or family separation.

For any enquiries please contact 9644 9436 or email cyfsassistant@chnc.org.au

 

Parents programs

Parenting programs

Wednesday 10:00am-12:00pm at the Roundabout Youth Centre for 6 weeks

We run various evidence-based parenting programs including 123 Magic, Tuning in Kids and Teens, Parenting under pressure, No Scaredy Cats and Bringing Up Great Kids. In term 1 of 2023 Tuning into Teens will be running on Wednesdays from 15th February to 22nd March, child minding available.

 

 


 

Learn to Sew

Mondays 10:00-12:00pm at the Girl Guide Hall (159 Waldron Rd Chester Hill)

A 8-week course aiming to teach basic sewing techniques, participants complete an item each week and take it home. Cost is $40 for the whole course for materials.

 

For any enquiries please contact 9644 9436 or 9645 3700 or email cyfscoordinator@chnc.org.au

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