Child Health and Parenting Service (CHAPS) - cu@home

C U @ Home is a program offered by the Child Health and Parenting Service for young first-time parents 15-19 years of age. If the young woman accepts the offer, nurses commence home visiting in the antenatal period with visits at regular intervals until the child's second birthday. The program will ensure children born to young parents have equal opportunity for optimal development to become creative, competent, caring and resilient young people and adults.

Entry Criteria
- Voluntary
- Age 15-19
- First baby, 28-32 wks pregnant
- Young woman is facing life challenges including:
Relationships with little support
Financial difficulties
Isolation from peers
Mental health problems

To make a booking please contact the Child and Family Health Nurse in your area.
See our website for further information.

Getting there

Burnie Parenting Centre, 35 Mace St
TAS 7320