Happy 2024! As we start prepping for the new school year we understand that things can become a little overwhelming. We’ve put together some information for families to support you through this period.
Last year we welcomed Bambi, our First Nations Families Case Worker to the team and we now have the capacity to work with more families. If you would like more information about case work support please email: email@example.com or call 9349 8200.
Our Jan-June parenting programs and workshops have been released – see below for all information and please call 9349 8200 to find out more.
We are excited to announce that this year we are partnering with our local soccer club – Maroubra United FC. The 2023 soccer season begins in April with registrations open NOW! You can either visit their website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. If you have children who are eager to join the club and are in need of financial support surrounding the costs please reach out to JNC on 9349 8200 as we may be able to provide advice or assistance.
Maroubra Medicare Urgent Care Clinic at Maroubra Medical and Dental Centre supports hospitals and provides FREE care for patients experiencing non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses. This clinic is open 7 days a week, from 8am to 8pm.
Some common illnesses or injuries that you can receive priority care for include:
- Lacerations/cuts requiring stitches
- Basic fracture management & sprains
- Minor burns
- Urinary tract infections
- Insect and animal bites
- Respiratory conditions
- ENT infections
- Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
For more information head to maroubramedicalanddental.com.au/urgent-care-clinic.
Upcoming JNC Programs
Tuning Into Kids
Tuning Into Kids is a 6 week parenting program that focuses on the emotional connection between parents/carers and their children. It is an evidence-based program and has proven success in improving parent-child relationships and children’s emotional development and behaviour.
Separation Anxiety: Starting Big School
Starting school can be an overwhelming and confusing experience that may lead to anxious thoughts and feelings. Join WayAhead for a Small Steps workshop, hosted by JNC, to help you identify and address anxiety in your child. This workshop provides tools to support and prevent these worries from escalating into school avoidance or school refusal.