Welcome to the Child and Parent Centre – Gosnells; a vibrant, happy hub for families with children 0 to 8 years offering parenting workshops, child and maternal health services, playgroups, early learning programs, counselling and family support. We tailor our services to meet the specific needs of families living in Gosnells and Huntingdale. The Child and Parent Centre – Gosnells is managed by Centrecare in partnership with Gosnells Primary School.
Our aim is to help families make the best of the early years. We offer playgroups where children can learn and grow as well as lots of programs to help your child’s development. The Playgroups are held at the Centre on Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning and a Kindy Transition program runs on a Monday morning. Families can also access playgroups at Huntingdale and Wirrabirra Primary Schools. There are also targeted playgroups facilitated by other services including Save the Children and Communicare’s Settle In Playgroup for newly arrived migrants on Humanitarian Visas, First Steps Playgroup facilitated by the Autism Association of WA and Moorditj Kulunga Playgroup facilitated by Department of Aboriginal Health. Please contact the Centre for more information about these playgroups.
Music and movement programs are also run at the centre with 2 sessions of Monkey Funk on Tuesdays and Baby Rhyme Time on Thursdays. We also provide a variety of parenting programs including Positive Parenting Program (Triple P), Circle of Security, 1-2-3 Magic, First Aid, Toilet Training and Protective Behaviours, to name but a few.
The Child and Parent Centre – Gosnells staff, Audrey, Arlene, Amal, Lisa along with the Child Health Nurses, Lindy, Jenny and Netsai and our Speech Pathologist Ebony, encourage all families from the local community and surrounding schools in Gosnells and Huntingdale to visit our Centre. We enjoy working together to create a safe and happy learning environment for children and help and support to their families. We look forward to seeing you at our Centre soon for a catch up and a cuppa.
We run an Immunisation Clinic every second Wednesday. For more information and to make bookings, call 6151 1308.
For further information, including times of activities and workshops please telephone 9398 8720, email CPCGosnells@centrecare.com.au or download our mobile app. To make an appointment with one of our Child Health Nurses, call 1300 749 869.