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Access to services

General

Australian Immunisation
ph: 1800 671 811
http://immunise.health.gov.au

Child and Youth Health
Information for parents and other carers of young children on general health and other children’s issues
http://www.cyh.com.au

Department of Education
The department is responsible for providing public education, vocational education and training, adult and community education, library and archives services throughout Tasmania
http://www.education.tas.gov.au
http://www.schoolsforum2010.edu.au/pages/videos/LaunchingIntoLearning.html

Gateway Services
Mission Australia
South East – Level 1/10 Bayfield Street, Rosny Park
ph: 1800 171 233

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Promoting connectedness for grandparents and grandchildren, increased health and well-being and improved quality of life for all family members.
Statewide Support Worker - ph: 6234 7938

Grandpower Inc
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren - supporting each other. Providing assistance with legal, financial, health, disability and ageing issues.
ph: 1300 794 934
grandpower@bigpond.com

Parenting S.A.
This site contains parenting guides, guides for Aboriginal parents and a range of support and information on parenting issues as well as other useful links.
http://www.parenting.sa.gov.au/

Playgroup Tasmania
St Johns Avenue
New Town 7008
Tel: 6228 0925
http://www.playgroupaustralia.com.au

Raising Children Network
A national parenting website that provides developmental information on child rearing (through to adolescents) for Australian parents and practitioners.
Free online newsletter available to subscribe to.
http://raisingchildren.net.au/

Tasmania's Biggest Job
A Tasmanian website designed to show everyone how to lend a helping hand to those who have the biggest job in our community; raising kids.
http://www.tashelpinghands.org.au/
http://www.tashelpinghands.org.au/links

Brighton

Bridgewater PCYC
Byron Howard
phone: 6263 5277
mobile: 0427 635 055
byron.howard@bridgewaterpcyc.com.au 

Tagari lia - Aboriginal Child and Family Centre
Greenpoint Road (behind Civic Centre)
Margie Nolan - Centre Leader
phone: 6268 4001 
mobile: 0407 535 719
margie.nolan@education.tas.gov.au

Brighton Primary
Louise Harrington
mobile: 0408 125 778
Louise.harrington@education.tas.gov.au

DHHS
Judy Austen - Nurse Unit Manager
phone: 6230 7874
Judith.austen@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Gagebrook Primary School
Tottenham Road
Gagebrook
phone: 6263 6762

Jordon River Services
Helen Manser
Gagebrook Community Services
phone: 62636097
jrs@bigpond.net.au

The Smith Family
Andrea Garland
phone: 6223 2627
mobile: 0427 665 318
andrea.garland@thesmithfamily.com.au

Derwent Valley

Derwent Valley Council
phone: 6261 5230
http://www.derwentvalley.tas.gov.au

Ptunarra Derwent Valley Child and Family Centre
52 Blair Street
New Norfolk
phone: 6261 7222

The Salvation Army
79 Hamilton Road
New Norfolk
phone: 6261 2353

New Norfolk Community Centre
Richmond Street
New Norfolk
phone: 6262 2820

New Norfolk Scout Group
Back River Road
New Norfolk
phone: 6261 5396

New Norfolk Primary School
Pioneer Avenue
New Norfolk
phone: 6261 2488

New Norfolk Pharmacy
6 High Street
New Norfolk
phone: 6261 2246

Southern Midlands

Bagdad Primary School
School Road
Bagdad
phone: 6268 6127
http://www.bagdad.tased.edu.au

Kempton Primary School
Old Huntinground Road
Kempton
phone: 6259 1245
http://www.kempton.tased.edu.au

Levendale Primary School
Main Road
Levendale
phone: 6254 6133
http://www.education.tas.gov.au/levendaleprimary

Oatlands Primary School
Church Street
Oatlands
phone: 6254 1110
http://www.oatlands.tased.edu.au

Campania District High School
Union Street
Campania
phone: 6260 4133

Rural Alive and Well
phone: 6259 3014

Southern Midlands Council
smc@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au

Central Highlands/Upper Derwent Valley

Ash Cottage
Mary Downie
Chronic Disease - Health Promotion Officer
Central Highlands Regional Health Service
Ash Cottage, Lyell Highway Ouse
phone: 6287 2002
mary.downie@dhhs.tas.gov.au


Playgroups/LIL programs

Glenora District High School
Launch into Learning
Wendy Hickman
phone: 6286 1301
wendy.hickman@education.tas.gov.au

Ouse District School
Launch into Learning
Wendy Holdsworth
wendy.holdsworth@education.tas.gov.au

Westerway Primary School
Launch into Learning
Anthea Denholm and Lisa Johnston
phone: 6288 1110

Maydena Primary School
Launch into Learning
Anthea Denholm
phone: 6288 2214

Ellendale Playgroup
Gill Rust
phone: 6288 1208
mobile: 0429 198 996
Shannon Ransley
shannonandnathan@hotmail.com

Child and Family Health Nurse
Maria Miller
Richmond St New Norfolk
phone: 6262 2833

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