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Community engagement - Pennington Children's Centre

Community development program

Our community development coordinator is available to support and encourage parents and families to actively participate in all aspects of our centre.

They partner with other agencies to plan and organise a range of programs including:

  • playgroups for parents and carers including Aboriginal families, dads, step-parents, grandparents, foster carers, family day care educators, refugees and newly arrived families and children
  • parenting programs  child development, early literacy, song time, music and movement, baby massage, support groups and cooking
  • community events  family fun days, community lunches, school holiday programmes, cultural events, celebrations and BBQs
  • personal development literacy, career pathways, skill development, volunteering and adult education
  • parents and community – centre volunteer program, a parent advisory group, engaging parents in the community.