Child First

About This Service

Initial assesment of family needs and risks to determine eligibility for family services. Provides information and referral, initial support and assistance, access to local Family Service and collaborate with community Based Child Protection worker.

    • Program Name

      Child First

    • Phone

      1300 775 160

    • Urgency Levels

      Urgent Help, Direct Help

    • Service Area

      Wyndham, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Moonee Valley

    • Service Hours

      Monday to Friday from 9am - 5pm

    • Interpreters

      Yes

    • Service Type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      Free

    • Service For

      Vulnerable children, young people and families (including unborn children)

More information for service professionals

    • Participation Type

      Voluntary

    • Secondary Consult

      Yes

    • Funding Limit?

      Ongoing

    • Who Can Refer

      Parents, family members, friends and agencies

    • Referral Mode

      Telephone

    • Emergency Referral and Intake Process

      Child Protection on 1300 369 536 or after hours 13 12 78