The project helps parents to identify and address barriers to employment, such as: lack of education; limited work experience; health concerns; housing instability; family issues.
ParentsNext can link parents with services in the local community.
This can help parents to:
We have the flexibility to tailor assistance to meet a parent’s individual needs and work with a range of other organisations that focus on: migrant services; local health services; educational services; local government; job services.
BroadmeadowsMonday to Friday, 9am–4.30pm at Kangan TAFE Broadmeadows, Pearcedale Parade, Building A, Room 113.
Please call Victoria to arrange a time to come in or for a general chat about the project. Drop-ins are welcome on Wednesdays, 10am–12pm.
Contact Victoria on 0439 730 160 or victoria.haggerston(at)bsl.org.au
Walking group at BroadmeadowsTime to get active! Slip on your walking shoes, put the little ones in their stroller and get the blood pumping. Our walking group is a great opportunity to socialise and meet other parents. All welcome.
We meet every Wednesday, 9:30–11am at Kangan TAFE Broadmeadows, Pearcedale Parade, Building A, Room 113. Call Victoria for more information on 0439 730 160.
Craigieburn ParentsNext Craigieburn is open on Thursdays, 9am–4.30pm. Call Nicole on 0438 386 951 to arrange a time to come in or for a general chat about the project.
The building is called Connections@Craigieburn, located at 59 Craigieburn Road, Craigieburn, Victoria 3064. Drop-ins are welcome on the first Thursday of the month, 10am–12pm.
SunburyParentsNext Sunbury is open on the first and third Tuesday of every month. The office is located at 36 Macedon Street, Sunbury, Victoria, 3429.
Call Leah on 0407 572 731 to arrange a time to come in or for a general chat about the project. Drop-ins are welcome on the first Tuesday of the month, 10am–12pm.
Parents whose youngest child is aged under six, have had no paid employment in the last six months and live in the Victorian local government area of Hume, which includes Broadmeadows, Tullamarine, Gladstone Park, Craigieburn, Greenvale, Roxburgh Park and Sunbury.
Victoria HaggerstonParentsNext Manager 0439 730 160 or victoria.haggerston(at)bsl.org.au
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Acknowledgement of country
The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.