Children & Family Support Services

Samaritans provide family support services in Newcastle and surrounds. Our Children and Family services extend support to families who may have children with additional needs, parents who need support in their home and we also host two Early Learning Centres in Newcastle and Woodberry.

Our services are designed to support every member of a family – ask about how our holistic approach could help you and your family.

Phone 1300 656 336

Early Childhood Early Intervention

Samaritans Early Childhood Early Intervention coordinates support for children with disability aged 0-8 on the Mid North Coast. The program offers support for no cost to children aged between 0-8 living with autism, developmental delay or other disability. The team…

Phone 4382 9815 or 0418 424 669

The Circle

This program aims to work alongside established community activities to provide support and additional services for children between the ages of 0-12 years and their families. We promote an inclusive and supportive community environment for children and their families by…

Phone 4942 1621

Creative Times

Assisting children and their families going through challenging times. Creative Times works with families and schools to build resilience.

Phone 4014 9300

Brighter Futures

An early intervention program for families with children aged between 0 and 8 years. Brighter Futures provides support and services to promote healthy child development, and strengthen resilience in families.

Phone 02 4993 3440

Family Day Care

Samaritans Family Day Care provides quality childcare through registered carers who provide quality childcare in their family environment.