COVID-19 Downtime Support

We hope you and your families are keeping safe.

The Northern Centre are continuing to deliver our services to the community.

If you need support, please call 9334 0111 or email intake@thenortherncentre.org.au or visit The Northern Centre - Individual Support Request

We have recommenced face-to-face services in combination with ZOOM and/or phone, as have some of our collocated partners.

Please do not hesitate to make contact at any time Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm.

Kids toolbox

kids toolbox

Welcome to our Kids Toolbox.

We hope to inspire you with fun, low-cost ideas and creative activities that are easy to do at home and enjoy with your child.

Kids 0 – 5 years

Taking care of your new born can be both challenging and rewarding. Then they get active and start causing all sorts of mischief. Building a strong connection whilst managing their behaviour, emotions and curiosity is an important stage in your lives.

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Kids 5 – 12 years

Welcome to the ‘Wonder Years’. Help your child develop social and emotional intelligence, compassion, and more as they navigate their way through the many changes in their life. Plus tips to support them to build self-esteem, positive relationships and resilience.

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Teenagers

Dealing with the pressures that come from completing school successfully, relationships with their peers and social media can be very challenging. Staying connected and helping them to make good decisions for themselves will help develop them into mature, healthy and thoughtful teenagers.

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Community Groups

If you’re new to the country or new to your area, making new connections can be difficult. There are many community groups to choose from that help people get together for a common purpose or to share an interest.

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Health & Nutrition

Check out the latest nutrition guidelines to help your family be healthy and strong, plus learn tips and advice on how to positively influence your child’s eating and physical activity.

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Please contact us if you would like to discuss your requirements with one of our caring case workers.