The Children and Family Centre delivers programs aimed at improving outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families with children from birth to 8 years of age through:

  • Delivery of adjunct care for children where parents are engaged in Centre activities;
  • Supporting access to early childhood education and care;
  • Delivery of family support services; and
  • Delivery of non-clinical child and maternal health services including referral to clinical services.


The Cairns Children and Family Centreis funded by the Queensland and Australian governments through the Department of Education, Training and Employment.