Red Cross helps people get their family's health and wellbeing on track. By supporting vulnerable parents through our family services, Red Cross helps them support their kids at the most vulnerable and important times of their lives.
Red Cross believes that every child deserves the best start in life. Research tells us that the early years of childhood are especially influential on a child's outcomes later in life. This means that every child should have access to healthy food, secure housing, stable positive parenting, learning opportunities and friendships.
How we help
Red Cross provides family services to build parent's confidence, improve their health and nutrition and link them with friends and community.
Learn more about how Red Cross family services support families and children:
Sam Our Way
Companionship and social support
Parents and Families Advocacy Service (Southern TAS)
Do you have children in care or at risk of being placed into care as a result of a Child Safety Service intervention? The Parents and Families Advocacy Service (PFAS) is a free advocacy service offered to all eligible parents and families who are involved with the Child Safety Service in Southern Tasmania. Learn more »