Who uses Karitane parenting centres?
Families with children birth to 5 years who are experiencing early parenting challenges including:
- Sleep and settling
- Feeding and nutrition
- Age appropriate routines
- Multiple babies
- Adjusting to parenting
- Toddler behaviour
- Anxiety and postnatal depression
Caring and experienced Child and Family Health Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Social Workers & Psychologists.
Karitane Parenting centre is a free health service to the community.
How to start the process / what you need to do first
Karitane continues to monitor and respond to COVID-19 following all NSW Health guidelines. In this new normal access for parents remains easier than ever, parents can self-refer on-line here. A referral from a health professional, such as your Doctor or a Child and Family Health Nurse is also accepted.
To access our Balmain Parenting Centre, book your initial consultation or follow up appointment here. We ask that you please review and complete the below forms prior to your consultation: Parenting Assessment Form, Consent Form.