Services Offered:
Advocacy
Case Management
Counselling
Early Intervention Programs
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender; Drug & Alcohol, NSP; Mental Health
Information & Referral
Mentoring
Local Government Area:
Maitland
Cessnock
Address:
C/- 73 Elgin St Maitland 2320
Phone:
4931 1000
Email:
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Website:
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Target Age Group:
12-25 years and parents/carers
Description Of Service:

The Adolescent and Family Counsellor(AFC) for Maitland and Dungog is funded by Family and Community Services to provide assessment, support, therapeutic counselling and family therapy intervention. The AFC offers counselling sessions at headspace Maitland, Kurri Kurri Highschool and in Cessnock at Samaritans Information and Neighbourhood Centre (SINC). Throughout the school terms parenting groups for eg Tuning into Teens is run for parents to assist them with building positive relationships with their teenager. To make a referral phone 4931 1000.