Advice & Information





  • Families NSW
    Families NSW have produced a range of resources for parents to provide advice and information on the social, emotional and intellectual development of your child.
  • Parentline
    Tel 1300130052
    Parent Line is a telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents of children ages 0 to 18 who live in New South Wales.

  • Domestic and Family Violence
    Tel 1800737732
    National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 for sexual assault, domestic and family violence.
  • Kidsafe (NSW)
    Tel 98450890
    Kidsafe NSW is dedicated to reducing the number and severity of unintentional child injuries through promoting child safety. The website has information about current news and events, fact sheets, resources and program information to help keep children safe.
  • Poisons Information Hotline  
    Tel 131126   


  • Learn the Signs Act Early
    This resource provides information for parents about child development from birth to 5 years of age.
  • Playgroup NSW
    Playgroup is an informal session where mums, dads, grandparents, caregivers, children and babies meet up in a relaxed and friendly environment. They are community based, parent run and usually held weekly.
  • Love Talk Sing Read Play 
    An app that contains information for every family to help their child/ren learn and develop.

  • Australian Breastfeeding Association
    Tel 1800686268 (free call)
    Breastfeeding Support and information from ABA volunteers via the breastfeeding Helpline.
  • Breastfeeding Resources
    Information about common Breastfeeding concerns produced by the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District.
  • Mothersafe
    Tel 93826539
    A comprehensive counselling service for families concerned about exposures during pregancy and breastfeeding including medications, drugs, over-the-counter preparations, infections, radiation and occupational exposure.  
  • Solids                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
    Healthy Food for Babies and Toddlers (developed by ISLHD Health Promotion Service).


  • Karitane Parenting Videos  
    Karitane Parenting Videos
  • Raising Children
    The Raising Children website offers up-to-date, research based material on more than 800 topics relating to raising healthy children, from newborns through to early teens.
  • Resourcing Parents
    Resourcing Parents provides parenting education information to parents and carers of children aged 0-18 years. It includes current parenting programs available in the St George and Sutherland area.
  • Southern Sydney Multiple Birth Association
    Not for profit volunteer run organisation that provides support, services and activities to multiple birth families.

  • Karitane Careline
    Tel 1300227464
    Karitane Careline is a telephone service where you can speak to a Child and Family Health Nurses on a wide range of issues concerning infants and children from birth to five (5) years of age.
  • Red Nose
    Provides information on safe sleeping practices for babies and young children.
  • Tresillian Parent Helpline
    Tel 97870855
    Tresillian's Parent Helpline is a telephone services where you can speak to a Child and Family Health nurse on any aspect of parenting children aged up to five (5) years.