Child, Youth & Family

Sunbury Community Health have services available to support and assist children from as young as birth. These services also support their families.

The services are listed below, with links to more detail including cost, eligibility and waiting times.

As well as supporting children, we offer a counselling for young people 13–24 years of age, who are experiencing anxiety or depression.

For more information, contact our friendly staff 9744 4455.

 

Check out this video to learn more about our children’s services

 

NDIS – National Disability Insurance Scheme

We’re NDIS registered and here to support your child’s development. Call us to find out about our services and the NDIS 9744 4455.

For more information visit NDIS for Children.

 

Better Start (for children with a disability)

The Australian Government’s Better Start for Children with Disability (Better Start) initiative, gives funding for early intervention services and therapies. Better Start funding is for children  six years and under, diagnosed with a disability. Sunbury Community Health is a Provider.

For more information visit Better Start.

Dental

Children can access our dental service for a general check-up as well as treatment.

For more information visit Dental Services.

Early Childhood Intervention Program

To view the Department of Education and Training overview of Early Childhood Intervention Services click here.

Our Early Childhood Intervention Program supports children with a disability or developmental delay from birth to school entry. Children and families can receive therapy, special education services, counselling and support to access other community services such as kindergarten or childcare.

For more information visit Early Childhood Intervention Program

Family Day Care

Our Village Family Childcare is for children from birth to 12 years of age, in the homes of qualified early childhood educators. We provide high quality childcare in a family home environment.

For more information visit Our Village Family Childcare.

Helping Children With Autism (HCWA)

The Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) package is an Australian Government initiative providing support for children aged 0–6 years with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), their families and carers. Sunbury Community Health is a Provider.

For more information visit Helping Children With Austism.

KickStart Swimming

KickStart Swimming provides swimming lessons for children with autism, communication difficulties, sensory processing difficulties and developmental delay.

For more information visit Kickstart Swimming Program.

Physiotherapy for Children

Paediatric Physiotherapy is available for children birth to 12 years, offering individual one-on-one assessment and therapy.

For more information visit Physiotherapy for Children.

PlayConnect Playgroup

PlayConnect Playgroup is for children with autism or autism like characteristics and their families.

For more information visit PlayConnect Playgroup.

Speech Pathology for Children

Paediatric Speech Pathology assists children with understanding language and clarity of speech.

For more information visit Speech Pathology for Children.