ASCEND Youth Suicide Intervention Program
A key focus of the ASCEND program is to build the workforce and community capacity in recognising and responding to people at risk of suicide. ASCEND has two key avenues that help deliver on this...
Coolock House offers 24 hr. support and accommodation for young women up to the age of 25 years, who are pregnant or parenting and are homeless or at the risk of homelessness. The House provides a safe and secure environment in individual fully-furnished family units.
Counselling – Family Relationship Program
Evidence suggests that addressing a problem early gives couples and families a greater chance of incorporating strategies to help them manage differences and build strong, healthy relationships. Our counsellors are well trained to assist couples, individuals and families experiencing relationship difficulties in a range of ways.
Counselling for children who have been affected by sexual abuse is a critical stage in the child dealing with what has happened to them. The program offers counselling to children and their families and carers where children have been affected by sexual abuse.
Sometimes it just helps to have a friendly face to talk to. Counselling with Centacare is just that – our qualified counselling team is both professional and caring. They listen and advise.
Counselling Services South Program
Counselling Services South offers counselling, education and workshops that cover a range of topics, including marriage and relationship, parenting and personal development.
The Dad’s Business delivers a range of fathering activities in the Playford area in a no-pressure environment. Young Dads come together to discuss their expectations, hopes, anxieties and build their knowledge around birth and the early years with a skilled male worker.
Family Connections Program
Working in collaboration with a range of local community support services and groups, the Family Connections Program is a mobile resource family support program working with vulnerable and disadvantaged families with children 0-12 years in Mount Gambier, Millicent, Penola and the Wattle Range Council area.
Family Dispute Resolution
Family Dispute Resolution provides mediation as an alternative way to resolving disputes and can avoid the financial and emotional costs of becoming involved in legal action. Our accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners guide the process of discussion and facilitates those in dispute to reach their own agreements.
Findon Family Housing
This program offers supported accommodation to young families up to the age of 25 years, who are pregnant or parenting and are homeless or are at-risk of homelessness but who have low need support requirements. Support is provided on a one-on-one basis and families are connected with local community services as required.
Family Mental Health Support Services (SCY)
SCY works with children and young people who are showing early signs or are at risk of developing mental illness, to improve their wellbeing and enable them to better participate in their communities to reach their full potential. The SCY program works with children, young people and their families or carers to address risk factors and strengthen protective factors.
Family Preservation and Reunification Service
Our Reunification Service helps families strengthen their relationships and improve the well being of children, young people and parents and to assist families to adjust to the changes required for the return of the child to the home.
Hannah Place provides support and accommodation to young women who are pregnant or parenting and require support with their pregnancy and parenting to maintain that important bond between mother and baby.
headspace Port Adelaide is a free service providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds.
Kids in Focus
Kids in Focus works with families where there is substance misuse and, at the same time, enhancing the family’s parenting ability through intensive support and education.
Limestone Coast Domestic Violence Service
The Limestone Coast Domestic Violence Service (LCDVS) provides a range of services to women and children experiencing domestic and family violence, using a safety first approach. Services include assistance to keep women and children safe in their own homes, supported accommodation in a range of housing options, safety planning, referral, advocacy and individualised case management to support and enhance women’s choices.
At Louise Place, young women find 24-hour supported accommodation with services that help them live independently through developing parenting and life skills. We also support young, pregnant single women (aged 18 and under) to find the right medical and government services.
Making Moments Program
The Making Moments Attachment Program is an early intervention home visiting service. Which works with women who have mental health challenges, including being at risk of postnatal depression from second semester of pregnancy until baby is 12 months. in the Playford region.
Malvern Place offers support and accommodation for young women up to the age of 25 years, who are pregnant or parenting and are homeless or at the risk of homelessness. The service provides a safe and secure environment in individual fully-furnished family units.
Mental Health Rehabilitation Services
Our Mental Health Service provides an Individual Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Support Service (IPRSS) program which is a recovery-oriented rehabilitation and support service for people living with a mental illness.
Mobile Family Connections Program
Mobile Family Connections is a Communities for Children program that engages families with children under the age of five. Located in the south of Adelaide, this free weekly program provides street-level mobile ‘Play and Chat’ sessions for families.
National School Chaplaincy Program
The National School Chaplaincy Program aims to support schools in promoting the wellbeing of students by providing a service that contributes to the maintenance or establishment of Pastoral Care Worker services in schools.
Outer North Youth Services
Young people in Adelaide’s northern suburbs can take advantage of Outer North Youth Services Elizabeth.
The PACE team is made up of support workers and peer workers who know what they are talking about. Our support workers have qualifications and work experience in the area of mental health or community services while peer workers have made their own recovery journey, have qualifications and are now here to help others.
Personal Helpers & Mentors Program
We have Personal Helper and Mentors to support you with many different things. Whether that is learning how to better manage everyday tasks, supporting relationships with family and friends or getting involved in a community activity that you would really like to do … we are here to help.
The Reconnect Mental Health Service is an outreach, early intervention service, supporting young people aged 12 to 18 years and their families, where there is a risk of homelessness and emerging mental health concerns for the young person.
Riverland Domestic Violence Service
The Riverland Domestic Violence Service (RDVS) supports women and children in the Riverland who are experiencing domestic violence. The Service provides short-term accommodation, confidential and professional counselling, information and referrals for options in housing, medical, legal, income and advocacy.
School Counselling Program
Our Children’s Counsellors work in partnership with Catholic Primary Schools to offer support and information to help students’ well-being. Working respectfully and collaboratively with students, parents/caregivers and teachers, they can assist with issues such as anxiety and depression, social skills, grief and loss, family breakdown issues, relationships, violence or abuse.
Whyalla Generic Homelessness Service (YOUTH FOCUS) Program
In Whyalla, Centacare provides transitional and crisis accommodation – as well as other related services – to individuals, couples and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Whyalla Regional Domestic Violence Service
The Whyalla Regional Domestic Violence Service provides supported transitional and crisis accommodation and support to assist clients experiencing domestic and family violence or Aboriginal family violence in Whyalla and surrounding areas.