Shine for Kids

Service Description

A support service for children, young people and families with relatives in the criminal justice system. Services include child escort visit, casework, assistance with placement of children while a parent is in gaol, information and community education, children's activity days, support groups, occasional care, drop in centre and parenting groups. Parents must ring a week in advance to book for childcare. There is a mentoring program for parents in prison, and their children.

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9.00am-5pm, Sat-Sun:9:30am-11:30am, 1pm-3pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Self-referral

Service Fees

No

Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Services available

Disability Access

Yes. Depends on Location

Organisational Information

Area Served

National

Parent Organisation

Shine for Kids

Postal Address

PO Box 67

Ermington

NSW

1700

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes- volunteering@shineforkids.org.au for further information

Last Updated: 26 June 2020

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