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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January 17, 2017

Join Tweddle's Working Out Dads or Circle Of Security programs this February.

Tweddle's Working Out Dads program for dads of 0-4 year olds living in Wyndham and the Circle Of Security program based in Footscray are starting in February. These excellent programs build parenting skills and confidence, strengthen relationships and attachment and provide an opportunity to talk about the things that matter to you in a supportive environment.

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December 21, 2016

Babies and Toddlers forgotten victims in CCYP family violence report

The Commission for Children and Young People (CCYP) has tabled a report in Parliament which examines the Child Protection service system and the needs of child victims of family violence and sexual abuse. The report’s findings, ‘Neither seen nor heard’, an Inquiry into issues of family violence in child deaths, mirror those of the Royal Commission into Family Violence which highlighted how children were often considered an extension of their caregiver rather than victims in their own right. The report however failed to address the often forgotten victims of family violence, the 0-4 year group and the services that support them.

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About Tweddle Child and Family Health Service 

Tweddle requires a health professional referral in order to triage families into our funded Day Stay and Residential programs.

Our Private Day Stay and daytime, evening and overnight In Home Services, telephone and skype consultations do not require a referral. We also provide Childbirth Education and a program called Working Out Dads for Dads living in Wyndham. 

Visit our Services and Programs page to learn more... 

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Tweddle's Futures Document


Tweddle’s programs are underpinned by four key themes also known as our four Ts. Visit our Futures Document page to learn more 

  

        

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 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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