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My Time

Supporting Parents of children with disabilities

What MyTime has to offer:

  • MyTime aims to create a time for parents and carers to build supportive relationships with each other and the community.
  • MyTime provides information and support to other parents.
  • MyTime helps parents support to each other during stressful time.
  • MyTime provides information on child development needs.
  • MyTime provides an opportunity for parents to celebrate milestones and day-to-day achievements.
  • MyTime helps parent to learn about services and programs in the local area.
  • MyTime helps families link to their community through groups and informal friendships.
  • MyTime helps families to link to services and programs locally.
  • MyTime raises awareness of the unique benefits of peer support.
  • MyTime reduces the level of isolation.
  • MyTime is flexible and responsive to the needs of families.

MyTime is a commitment by Cootharinga North Queensland, Playgroup Queensland, the Parenting Research Centre and Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) to parents, carers and grandparents of children with a disability, developmentally delayed or chronic medical condition (0-16yrs).

MyTime Facilitator - Townsville
Jane Grant

PHONE: 07 4759 2008
Mobile: 0439 182 567

Email Us At: jane.grant@cootharinga.org.au