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What's on City of Melbourne


For my family

Young child

There are a number of childcare options available within the City of Melbourne.

Mother and child

Parenting Services provide support to families by offering practical parenting strategies and information on child development.

Child smiling

Family support and counselling staff provide free personal, practical and social support to families with children up to the age of 18.

Healthy, happy babies

The City of Melbourne's maternal and child health service supports families with children from birth to six years.

Baby immunisation

Immunisation protects your child’s health and helps stop the spread of illness to your family, loved ones, neighbours, friends and community.

Child having fun at playgroup

Parent-run playgroups operate in venues around the City of Melbourne and are a valuable resource to the community.

Information About

Community room hire

children playing drums together

The Family Services Team has three small community spaces for hire to eligible groups.

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A community for all

A community for all

We are currently engaging peak bodies, service providers, organisations and community representatives from November 2013 to help shape a strategic plan.

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What's on

children playing together

More information about the time and location of Family Services programs being held in Melbourne.

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Advisory Committee

A parent and child playing together

The Family and Children’s Advisory Committee provides advice policy issues relating to families and children.

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