My Time (PRC, Playgroup Vic)

  1. About this service

    Provides local support for parents and carers of children with a disability or chronic medical condition. MyTime groups meet with a facilitator, allowing parents and caregivers to socialise and find out about local community support and research based parenting information while their children are supervised by play helpers. My Time and Playgroup Victoria provide lists of My Time groups on their websites.

      • Service name

        My Time (PRC, Playgroup Vic)

      • Service address

        346 Albert Street Brunswick VIC 3056
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      • Additional sites

        My Time playgroups are run at various sites
        To find a local service refer to My Time or Playgroup Victoria websites
        Playgroups Victoria also has updated lists of My Time locations

      • Phone

        1800 889 997 My Time number or 1800 171 882 Playgroup Victoria

      • Urgency levels

        Some Help, Just Curious

      • Service area

        Bayside City Council, City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

      • Service hours

        Mon to Fri 9am - 5pm Times may vary - contact service directly

      • Additional age criteria

        Parents and carers must be caring for children 0 - 16 years

      • Eligibility criteria

        Parents and carers must be caring for children 0-16 years with a disability, developmental delay or chronic medical condition
        Any person who is eligible for the Carer (child) allowance can attend until their child reaches 16 years
        Children can accompany members to groups until they reach school age
        During group sessions, play helpers keep preschool children, including under school aged siblings busy with activities

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        Contact service directly

      • Disability access

        Yes

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        One year (up to 64 hours of My Time contact in a year)

      • Participation type

        Voluntary

      • Staff profile

        Qualified staff

      • Who can refer

        Anyone