Extended Families Australia

  1. About this service

    Provides support to families with children and young people with a disability. Through the gift of friendship, our mission is to provide companionship, flexible support and practical assistance in their day-to-day lives. Our programs aim to improve the lives of participants and works to improve independence, social participation, health and wellbeing. We offer a range of programs that are available throughout Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula and include volunteer match program, after school programs, skill development activities, family events, parent support groups and family camps to name a few.

      • Service name

        Extended Families Australia

      • Service address

        Head Office: 1/95 Bell St, Coburg VIC 3058 PO Box 275, Coburg VIC 3058
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      • Additional sites

        Aspendale / Aspendale Gardens / Mordialloc / Parkdale / Waterways

      • Phone

        03 9335 8848

      • Urgency levels

        Direct Help, Some Help

      • Service area

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

      • Age group

        Maximum age 30 years

      • Additional age criteria

        Provides services to children and young people aged 0-30 years in Melbourne and Mornington Peninsula

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        Contact service directly

      • Languages (other than English)

        Yes - Vietnamese

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        No

      • Outreach

        Yes

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        Ongoing

      • Participation type

        Voluntary

      • Secondary consult

        Yes

      • Staff profile

        Qualified Staff, Skilled Volunteers

      • Who can refer

        Anyone

      • Referral mode

        No

  2. Extended Families Australia