Who we assist
The Family Preservation Service supports families with children who are experiencing difficulty in their ability to properly care for their children.
To be eligible for the Family Preservation Service, families must either have one child under 17 years or be expecting a child. They must also be experiencing one of the following: Domestic Violence, Parental Mental Health, Parental Drug and Alcohol, Intellectual or Learning Disability, Lack of Parenting Skills and/or Inadequate Supervision, child at risk of significant harm.
90% of referrals come from Department of Communities and Justice (DCJ) and 10% of referrals come from community based organisations.