New In-Home Parenting Assessment and Skills Development Service for Barwon families

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Tweddle is thrilled to announce a new In-home program for families living in Barwon. From February, Tweddle’s strengths-based Parenting Assessment and Skills Development Service (PASDS) will be adding an In-Home service for parents of children between 0 and 3 years who have Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) involvement. The new Barwon PASDS team […]

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Notice of Tweddle’s 102nd Annual General Meeting

Notice of Tweddle's 102nd AGM

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The Board of Tweddle Child & Family Health Service is pleased to invite interested members of the public to attend its 102nd Annual General Meeting. The AGM will take place on Wednesday 1st March between 3pm and 4pm. The AGM will be onsite at Tweddle at 70 Sydney Street Footscray. To register your attendance please […]

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The Tweddle Team Ready for 2023

The Tweddle team

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As we enter our 103rd year, Tweddle staff are rolling up their sleeves in readiness for an incredibly busy 12 months. Parents, babies, and toddlers are once again unpacking their suitcases and being warmly welcomed to Tweddle’s Residential unit and our community-based programs. Health professionals are referring families to us for intensive early parenting support […]

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Do you know your toy safety checklist and product recalls?

Toy Safety at Tweddle

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The health and safety of babies, toddlers and children is a priority at Tweddle. At this gift giving time of year, there are many toys that can be dangerous to a child, especially if they are not age-appropriate or if they are made from potentially harmful materials. As a parent, you can evaluate your child’s […]

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A year of change, a future of growth – CEO Message

Festive Greetings from Tweddle

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Dear friends, What an incredible year it has been. Adjusting to life following two years of COVID lockdowns hasn’t been easy for Tweddle families and our clinicians, but every day we see parents and staff demonstrating resilience, hope and genuine excitement for the future. We are incredibly grateful for the families that place their trust […]

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Tweddle Mum reflects on Residential Journey

Tweddle Residential mum

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Megan came to Tweddle teary and exhausted. Her daughter Abigail had reflux and colic which Megan felt was impacting their bonding and ability to read her daughter’s cues.  She felt sleep deprived and was worried about whether she was doing things right. Although Megan had lots of support around her, she felt that a residential […]

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Ending gender-based violence starts with babies, toddlers and children

gender equity at Tweddle

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At Tweddle, supporting babies and toddlers to get the best start in life is our priority. Feeling loved and safe at home is the foundation for a child’s life-long mental health and well-being. Unfortunately, not all infants and children grow up feeling safe. The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence international campaign kicks off on […]

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Destigmatising Perinatal Mental Health so Babies, Toddlers and Parents Thrive

Mental Health Awareness Month Tweddle

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This week is Perinatal Mental Health Week 2022 (6-12th Nov). Tweddle joins a chorus of government, industry, community and parents’ voices to raise awareness of perinatal mental health. As a public hospital supporting expectant and new parents, we know how vital awareness is in fighting mental health stigma. This week Tweddle will share resources that explore […]

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EOI invited for Tweddle Wyndham Aboriginal Artwork

Tweddle Wyndham EPC visual 2022

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Tweddle Child and Family Health Service is a registered public hospital, Early Parenting Centre (EPC) and state-wide health service currently working with the Victorian Health Building Authority (VHBA) to build a new EPC in the Wyndham area. We are thrilled to announce invitations for expressions of interest (EOI) for Aboriginal artwork from suitably qualified artists […]

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Invitation to Join the Tweddle Board

Tweddle Board members AGM 2021

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Would you like to make a difference, working on the board of a leading Early Parenting Centre experiencing significant and exciting growth? Are you passionate about changing the lives of babies, toddlers, their families, and communities? The Department of Health is pleased to invite applications for part time board positions of Tweddle Child and Family […]

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