Resources

Relationships and Counselling

Phone: 1800 050 321 (Available 8am-8pm Mon-Fri; 10am-4pm Sat)
Web: www.familyrelationships.gov.au
Professional telephone and online support, information and referral service to assist men deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.

Phone: 1300 7899 78 (available 24/7)
Web: www.mensline.org.au

Illawarra Legal Centre
Outreach service: Warilla, Wollongong and Corrimal

Phone: 02 4276 1939
Web: www.illawarralegalcentre.org.au

Access to financial Counselling services available nationally

Helpline: 1800 007 007

Support related to birth, post natal care in the first 12 months.

Phone: 1800 882 436 (available 24/7)
Web: www.healthdirect.org.au

An online child care portal giving information on how to get assistance with costs of childcare and database to find services in your area.

Webwww.mychild.gov.au

Information, advice and services about family relationship issues.

Family Relationship Advice Line: 1800 050 321 (available 8am-8pm Mon-Fri; 10am-4pm Sat.)
Webhttps://www.familyrelationships.gov.au/separation/grandparents

Telephone counselling, information and referral services for parents of children 0-18 years. Includes support about child development, delays and disabilities and parenting courses.

Phone: 1300 1300 52 (9-9 pm week days & 4-9 pm week ends)

Web: http://www.parentline.org.au

Children and Separation

Caring For Kids In Aboriginal Families

Web: www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au

Building a Secure Parenting Base After Separation.

Brochure: https://www.familyrelationships.gov.au/document/7246

Excellent online resources and contacts for Teens covering issues from separation and parental conflict to obesity, mental illness, sexuality, drug use, motivation, myths, goal setting and decision making.

Web: au.reachout.com

Financial

Helps you work out services and payments you may be able to receive (Centrelink Family Tax Benefits Child Care Fee Assistance etc).

Web: https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/topics/payment-and-service-finder/28656

iPhone, iPad, Android Apps – MoneySmart App to help you check that
your finances are under control.
Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Webhttps://www.moneysmart.gov.au/tools-and-resources

Legal

Aboriginal Legal Service: (02) 8842 8000

Criminal Law (02) 8303 6600 
Care and Protection Service (02) 8836 3444 
Prisoner and Family Support Unit 1800 826 966 

Web: www.alsnswact.org.au

General law, welfare (Centrelink) Children’s Court, Tenancy

Phone: 02 4276 1939
Web: www.illawarralegalcentre.org.au

Family Law Information regarding separation, applications for divorce, spousal maintenance, property, parenting orders and childrens matters.

Web: https://www.fcfcoa.gov.au/fl

Set by the Federal Government Regulations are listed for both the Federal Circuit Court and the Family Court of Australia

Web: https://www.fcfcoa.gov.au/fl/fees/fl-fees