Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer
Shellharbour City Council employs a full-time Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer.
Address: Shellharbour City Council
Lamerton House, Lamerton Crescent
Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529
Ph: 4221 6170
Website: Shellharbour City Council
Being Dad, Being Proud
From Community Services (formally DoCS), information sheets for Aboriginal dads with children 0-6 months, 6-12 months, 1-3 years, 3-5 years, 5-8 years
The Deadly Tots: love yarn sing read play Project has developed resources that promote the key messages and share the latest information on children's social, emotional and intellectual development with families and communities of Aboriginal children.
132 055 Parent Line – Free information for parents available 24 hours toll free in NSW Parent Line is a telephone help line for NSW parents of children and young people aged 0 – 18 years. Experienced counsellors are able to provide on the spot advice, information by mail or links to other services. Parent Line also provides multi lingual and Aboriginal counsellors.
Parent Line is run by CatholicCare through funding provided by the NSW Government.
NAPCAN (National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect)
A series of Aboriginal Story Books and Story Posters highlighting community and family responsibility for children is available - see website for more information.
Web: NAPCAN home page
INDIGENOUS PRE-SCHOOLS AND PLAYGROUPS
COOINDA Family Mornings
Cooinda are free Aboriginal Playgroups for all Indigenous family members to enjoy with their pre-school aged children. They are held at Albion Park Rail, Barrack Heights and Koonawarra. Transport to and from the venue can be arranged if needed. A healthy morning tea is also provided
INDIGENOUS CHILDCARE CENTRES
Noogaleek Childrens Centre and Winnanggay Pre-school are Aboriginal Children’s Services catering for Indigenous and non-Indigenous children. They offer developmentally and culturally appropriate programs, focusing on numeracy and literacy, and to educate and promote pride and appreciation of Aboriginal culture. Noogaleek is for children aged 0-6 and Winnanggay is for children aged 3-6
|Noogaleek Childrens Centre
Cnr Winnima Way & Denniss St
Berkeley NSW 2506
Ph: (02) 4271 8468
|Winnanggay Pre School
Cnr Gallop & Nannawilli Street
Berkeley NSW 2506
Ph: (02) 4271 4098
Early Learning Resources
An Indigenous business committed to producing quality products to support the teaching and learning of our culture for all children.
PO Box 4043
Nowra East 2541
Phone: 0447 285 268
Fax: 4443 7068
A LISTING OF OTHER INDIGENOUS AND ABORIGINAL SUPPORT SERVICES IN SHELLHARBOUR AND SURROUNDING AREAS:
The Coomaditchie United Aboriginal Corporation is an Aboriginal organisation dedicated to raising the esteem, pride...
Services provided include: Liaison with government departments, local business and community groups Koori youth...
The Illawarra Aboriginal Medical Service is a community controlled health service that provides Aboriginal and...
The Illawarra Koori Mens Support Group (IKMSG) is a non-profit Aboriginal community organisation initiated and...
Linking you and your family to services. - Health care - Jobs / Training - Housing - Pregnancy support - Court...
The Shellharbour Aboriginal Community Youth Association (SACYA) provides education and lifestyle guidance, as well...
The United Koori Elders Social Club (UKESC) is a social outing for the local Aboriginal* community where we can...
The Illawarra Aboriginal Corporation is dedicated to achieving excellence in providing advocacy and culturally...
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