Families Together

Families Together is funded by the NSW Department of Education and sponsored by Fairfield City Council.

Families Together provides parenting information sessions to mothers, fathers, carers and grandparents of children 0-12 years at no cost.

Information is available to carers who live across Fairfield, Liverpool and Bankstown local government areas. Sessions are held at various venues throughout the cities.

Some of the parenting sessions held through Families Together include:

  • Guiding children’s behaviour
  • Supporting anxious children
  • Enhancing self esteem
  • Positive parenting
  • Nutrition

Upcoming sessions for parents, grandparents and carers

Bringing Up Great Kids 
Free 4 week parenting program

  • Thursday 2 May 2019, 12.00pm-2.30pm  
  • Thursday 9 May 2019, 12.00pm-2.30pm  
  • Thursday 16 May 2019, 12.00pm-2.30pm    
  • Thursday 23 May 2019, 12.00pm-2.30pm  

          Bonnyrigg Public School
          59 Tarlington Parade, Bonnyrigg

The Bringing Up Great Kids program uses ideas of mindfulness and reflection to support parents to review and enhance their interaction and connection with their children.

Through the program parents of children aged up to 10 years will explore: 

  • Their parenting style
  • Brain development in children and its influence on their thoughts, feelings and behaviour
  • Important messages that children communicate to their parents and how they do this
  • The importance of building self-esteem in children
  • Ways for carers/parents to take care of themselves and to find support when they need it 

This is a 4 week Parenting Program -  Please note you must attend all four sessions.

Information on the 'Bringing Up Great Kids' seminars in May 2019

Bookings are essential and places are limited. Please call 0407 708 626 to book your place for the program. 

Alternatively you can Register via Eventbrite

Registrations will not be accepted on the day. Please note child minding will be available for these information sessions. 


Getting your child ready for school and School options for children with additional needs

  • Wednesday 29 May 2019

1. Getting your child ready for school, 6pm - 7.15pm

  • the importance of relationships
  • the transition to school process
  • pre-reading, language and numeracy skills

2. School options for children with additional needs, 7.15pm - 8.15pm

  • the transition to school process for children with additional needs

           Eric Bedford Room
           Cabravale Leisure Centre
           30 Broomfield Street, Cabramatta

South West Sydney Early Childhood Intervention Coordination Program in partnership with Families Together invites mothers, fathers, grandparents, early childhood staff, support services and school personnel to this information session

Information on 'Getting your child ready for school' and 'School options for children with additional needs' seminars in May 2019

Bookings are essential and places are limited. Please call 0407 708 626 to book your place for either or both sessions. 

Alternatively you can Register via Eventbrite

Registrations will not be accepted on the day. Please note child minding is unavailable for these information sessions.