About Resourcing ParentsStrengthening Families Resourcing Parents was established to provide parenting education information and support to the parents and carers of children aged 0-18. Launched in 2003, for the Inner Western suburbs of Sydney, it has grown to include all Sydney, encompassing Greater Western Sydney including the Blue Mountains, Penrith and Hawkesbury; Western Sydney including Blacktown, Holroyd, Auburn, Parramatta and the Hills District; Northern Sydney including Hornsby, Pittwater, Warringah, Ku-Ring-Gai, Manly, Mosman, Willoughby, Ryde, Hunters Hill, Lane Cove and North Sydney; Sydney City; Eastern Suburbs including Woollahra, Waverley and Randwick; South Eastern Sydney including Botany Bay, Rockdale and St George covering Hurstville and Kogarah; the Sutherland Shire; Sydney's Inner West including Marrickville, Leichhardt, Ashfield, Canada Bay, Burwood, Strathfield and Canterbury; Bankstown including Fairfield; South Western Sydney covering Liverpool and Campbelltown; and Macarthur including Woollondilly, Camden and Wingecarribee.
Strengthening Families Resourcing Parents is a non-profit organisation aiming to:
- Provide a comprehensive list of parenting education events occuring in Greater Sydney through our Events Calendar
- Provide information to professionals working with parents on training and professional support through the Professionals Training Calendar
- To encourage and assist not-for-profit agencies (for example pre-schools, early intervention services, health, non-government agencies, councils, schools) to deliver parenting information, support and education initiatives to families in their community who have children aged 0-8 years. Funding to enable agencies to do this is available in the Inner West and South Eastern Sydney.
www.resourcingparents.com is staffed by:
Belinda Power (B Soc. Stud.). Belinda is employed by Strenthening Families Resourcing Parents to manage the www.resourcingparents.com project. A Social Worker by training Belinda has spent her working career with parents, running parenting groups such as Toddlers Terrible or Terrific, TIPS, Triple P, 123 Magic and parenting support groups. She enjoys working to bring together Parenting Educators and Parents through this website.
Belinda can be contacted by email on email@example.com or on Tuesdays and Wednesdays you can phone her on 9736 9852
We are funded by Families NSW.
Families NSW is the NSW Government's over-arching strategy to enhance the health and well-being of children aged 0-8.
Partnership and Network Survey
As part of the Families NSW performance monitoring framework, organisations who have worked with Resourcing Parents are asked to complete the attached survey and return it to the address below by no later than 30th June 2013.
FNSW Data Collection
Communities and Early Years Division
Department of Family & Community Services
Locked Bag 4028
Ashfield, NSW 2131