TARGETED PARENTING PROGRAM
Pormpur Paanthu Aboriginal Corporation provides a targeted parenting program that supports families of children from birth to 8 years of age living in Pormpuraaw
Provide a range of educational and personal development programs and activities targeting parents of children 0-8 years;
Support mothers and their family networks in providing the necessary care, nurturing and educational development opportunities for their children;
Deliver public awareness raising activities and responses to issues identified by community members and local organisations;
Develop and provide early childhood development and educational resources for use in the home; and
Integrate with a range of sectors which intersect with children and families to ensure a more coordinated and responsive approach to delivering services to families with children.
3. SERVICE DESCRIPTION
The Targeted Parenting Program provides a range of educational and personal development programs and activities targeting parents of children 0-8 years. Particular support is offered for mothers and their family networks in providing the necessary care, nurturing and educational development opportunities for their children during the formative years.
The service delivers public awareness raising activities and responses to issues as identified by community members and local organisations. The service increases the capacity of parents to nurture and bond with their children by providing early childhood development and educational resources, which can also be delivered within the home.
4. TARGET GROUP
Parents of children from birth to 8 years living in Pormpuraaw
5. OUTPUT DESCRIPTION
Information, advice, referrals and personal supportoffered to engage and support families with children under the age of twelve.
Creation of educational resources to use within Playgroup and Outside School Hours Care and to be taken home to assist families in delivering these strategies at home.
Maintain daily records of attendance, referrals, information, advice and support.
Maintain monthly reporting to the Board and six monthly reporting to the Department.
6. OUTPUT ACTIVITIES/PROGRAMS
General service information, advice and referrals.
Crisis information and referrals.
- Individual advocacy
- Needs assessmentand management of support plans
- Mutual support and self-help groups
- Personal/individual support
Support for children, families and carers:
- Child care and support
- Family and child assistance
- Support for children, families and carers generally
- Quarterly Financial Acquittal reports
- Biannual Performance Reports
- Audited Financial Statement