The Maternal and Child Health Service is provided free to all residents with new babies and young children. MCH has a focus on prevention, promotion, early detection and intervention of health and well being concerns of children. Services offered include ages and stages child health checks, immunisations, new parents Group, information on infant feeding and family […]
Student Support Services, Department of Education and Training have various professional services including speech language pathologists. Referrals are made through school after a consultation process to determine the suitability of the referral. A speech language pathologist working in the Department of Education and Training can support families and schools with students who experience language and […]
Maryborough District Health Service can provide families with information, materials and strategies to assist the development of their child’s communication skills, providing a range of services including assessment, group programs, parent education sessions, home programs and individual therapy. Even though all children are different, there is a typical pattern in their speech and language development. View […]
Providing support to children attending kindergarten. Their aim is to promote the participation of all children in kindergarten.
Provides families with information, materials and strategies to assist the development of their child’s communication skills, providing a range of services including assessment, group programs, parent education sessions, home programs and individual therapy.
Families may ring and discuss any concerns they may have about their child’s development. Services available include family service coordination, assessment, counselling, parent education, specialised services for your child. Referral is via Specialist Information and Referral Team (SIRT).
Service providers for children with a developmental delay or disability. Support families in a range of ways including home visits, playgroups, family service coordination, individual therapy, support to childcare and kindergarten and support during transition from kindergarten to school. Referral is via Specialist Information and Referral Team. (SIRT)
SIRT provides information and referral for children with extra needs, from birth to school age. Parents and professionals can contact this service.
ASTERIA Services is a not-for-profit community organisation providing tailored services to people with a disability. Located in Maryborough, Victoria, 2 hours north-west from Melbourne, ASTERIA (formerly Wattle Human Services) is one of few organisations to offer both Individualised Support and Employment streams.
Accommodation and Respite ASTERIA currently have two facilities in which respite and accommodation services are operated from; Gillies Street and Clarendon Street, Maryborough.