TheRaising Children Network website has been created by a consortium that is made up of an extensive network of services, including the Government. The information is up to date and current. For further information, click on the links below:
* Baby Dental care
* Baby Massage
* Nappy Rash
Prevent falls: one of the most common accidents for new babies is falling off change tables or other high places when nappies are being changed. You can avoid an accident by keeping one hand on your baby at all times or by changing her on a clean towel or rug on the floor.
Get up and Grow - Health Eating for Families (PDF Brochure)
Get up and Grow - Cooking for children (PDF Brochure)
The City of Greater Dandenong, Family and Children's Services can assist families with information, support and referrals to further assistance. For further information about:
- Best Start Programmes;
- Family Day Care;
- Long Day Care;
- Preschool Field Officers to assist children beingincluded in a funded kindergarten program;
- Inclusion Support Facilitators to assist early years services with including children in service;
- Family Support Services - Counselling, Parenting Support...
- Maternal & Child Health.
For further information about:
- Out of School Hours Care;
- Occasional Care;
- Vacation Care;
- Toy Libraries
Click here for a list of local Family & Children's Services available services available: Family & Children's Services Directory
Click here for a list of further community services available within the City of Greater Dandenong: Greater Dandenong Family & Children's Services Directory.
For a copy of the City of Greater Dandenong Community Diary for services available for families and children, click here.
For translation assistance, contact Local Council Offices or contact Family & Children's Services, ph: (03) 9767 0817.