Parent Connect assists individuals and families by supporting them to navigate pathways through health, education, and their community resulting in a journey of self-management.
Parent Connect Provides
Information and support to explore a families needs, mentoring, share experiences and ideas, and investigate options for support.
Short–term coordination and planning to assist families’ reach their goals and connect to their communities.
Identifying services and support required to transition through the child developmental growth stages, service coordination, case management, counselling and access to specialist services.
Parent Connect Support Includes
A local parent support group providing time for parents to reset, unwind, socialise and gain support while the children are supervised in play. We facilitate the programs in Mount Isa and Currajong (Townsville). To find your local MyTime, visit the MyTime website HERE
A Townsville playgroup for children (0 -6 years) with anxiety, sensory or developmental delays in communication, social skills and behaviour.
The Secret Agent Society (SAS)
A social skills program run in Townsville designed to help kids crack the code of emotions and friendships. Delivered through computer programs, mentoring and practice, Junior Detectives graduate from SAS equipped with the skills to feel happier, calmer and braver while making new friends and keeping them.
Workshops and special events
We host many events throughout the year to raise awareness and educate families and individuals. Some of our special events and workshops include FunFlight and Ability First Australia – First Steps and Autism workshops throughout North Queensland.