Mackay and Whitsundays
Sub Region

Positive Parenting Program:
Positive Parenting Program is a multilevel system of parenting and family support. The program teaches practical, effective ways to manage common childhood issues including tantrums, meal time & bed time difficulties, whingeing, disobedience, hurting others and wandering.

Early Parenting Group:
Provides support, health information and advice for first-time parents of infants 0 to 12 months old.
Topics include parenting, sleep, nutrition and infant safety.
The group consists of four sessions over a one-month period and are facilitated by a Child Health Nurse.

Mums 'n' Bubs Program:
Provides health screening and monitoring for infants and children 0 to 10 years old as well as advice about health & practical concerns for parents with children in this age group, midwifery services, outreach services, transport & first aid education.

Aboriginal Health Liaison Officer:
Aboriginal health workers provide health advice, assistance, treatment and outreach for children, young people, families and elders in the Aboriginal community.

(07) 4885 7750
(07) 4852 3317
Community Health 40 Carlyle Street Mackay QLD 4740