Tweddle Child and Family Health Service is an early intervention and prevention health service.  Our highest priority is to provide assistance to families during pregnancy and with children up to school age that are facing multiple challenges and are in urgent need of therapeutic support.


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June 23, 2015

Tweddle joins Council for Family Strengthening Strategy launch

Tweddle were honoured to attend the launch of the Maribyrnong City Council ‘Family Strengthening Strategy 2015-2018’ which outlined the Council’s commitment to supporting parents and strengthening families who are raising young children and young people across the municipality. The Strategy includes ‘partnering with Tweddle to develop a new model for delivering groups for new parents’ as a priority action. The launch at the Footscray Town Hall included guest speaker Victorian Commissioner for Children and Young People, Bernie Geary. Bernie reminded everyone that there is no greater love that the one which a child has for their parent and that there has never been a greater need for nurturing and guiding families with complex family dynamics.


June 9, 2015

Tweddle announces Williamstown Psychology Service

As part of Tweddle’s Strategic priority to build place based parenting programs and initiatives, we are delighted to launch a low cost, community based Psychology service in Hobsons Bay. Located in Cecil Street Williamstown in a family friendly and relaxed setting, our clinical psychologists can see individuals, couples or families during business hours on Fridays.


About Tweddle Child and Family Health Service 

Tweddle requires a health professional referral in order to triage families into our government funded day stay and residential programs. We also provide In Home Services, our Infant and Perinatal Psychology Service, Childbirth Education and Relationship Counselling Learn more...

Every year Tweddle's specialised team of maternal and child health nurses, registered and mothercraft nurses, psychologists, social workers and early childhood professionals provide support to over 4,000 families facing parenting challenges. 


Tweddle is a proud partner of Sons of the West, a Western Bulldogs community health initiative, supporting men living and working in Melbourne’s West to lead healthier lives.

   Tweddle Strategic Plan 2012-2017


Tweddle would like to acknowledge and pay our

respects to the Traditional Custodians, past and present,

of this land Wurundjeri on which Tweddle provide its services.


 Tweddle_Victorian Government    

Tweddle acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government


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