Services for schools + children’s centres

Child, Family and Specialist Services
SERVICES FOR SCHOOLS + CHILDREN’S CENTRES

Active8 

A mental health and wellbeing program for young people in Years 6 to 9, who are showing early signs of, or at risk of, developing mental health concerns. Topics address values, belonging, identity, relationships, body image, resilience, coping and emotional regulation.

Service delivery 5 x 1.5 hours weekly. Can be presented to entire classes or targeted groups.

Eligibility

UCWB is funded to provide Active8 for parents and families who live in:

  • The City of Charles Sturt
  • The City of Port Adelaide Enfield (selected areas)
  • The City of Tea Tree Gully
  • The suburb of Ingle Farm

Love Bites

Equipping young people in Year 10 to have respectful relationships by developing skills in effective communication, critical thinking and problem solving within a safe environment.

Service delivery One full day or multiple part days. Can be presented to entire classes or targeted groups.

Eligibility

UCWB is funded to provide Love Bites for parents and families who live in:

  • The City of Port Adelaide Enfield (selected suburbs)
  • The City of Tea Tree Gully

Seasons for Growth

A safe space for children and young people aged between six and 18 to come together and share their experiences of significant change and loss and learn the skills required to strengthen social and emotional wellbeing.

Service delivery 8 x 1 hour sessions weekly

Eligibility

UCWB is funded to provide Seasons for Growth for parents and families who live in:

  • The City of Port Adelaide Enfield (selected areas)
  • The City of Tea Tree Gully

Social Skills 

Supporting children identified as having delays in their social development through a variety of teaching methods.

 Service delivery 6 x 50 minutes weekly. Can be presented to entire classes or targeted groups.

UCWB is funded to provide Social Skills for parents and families who live in:

  • The City of Charles Sturt
  • The City of Port Adelaide Enfield (selected areas)
  • The City of Tea Tree Gully
  • The suburb of Ingle Farm

Unplugged

Helping parents identify children’s problematic gaming and develop practical strategies to support healthier gaming and internet use.

Service delivery 1 x 2 hour­ presentation. Can be delivered after-hours, to suit.

UCWB is funded to provide Unplugged to families with children in:

  • The City of Tea Tree Gully
  • The City of Port Adelaide Enfield (selected areas)

Unplugged can be offered outside of these areas for a small fee.

What’s the Buzz? 

A social skills enrichment program encouraging groups of primary school-aged children to develop skills in getting along with others. It uses direct teaching, role-playing, quizzes and lots of fun.

Service delivery 16 x 50 minutes weekly.  Can be presented to entire classes or targeted groups.

Eligibility

UCWB is funded to provide What’s the Buzz? for parents and families who live in:

  • The City of Charles Sturt
  • The City of Port Adelaide Enfield (selected areas)
  • The City of Tea Tree Gully
  • The suburb of Ingle Farm

UCWB
Why choose us

We are committed to providing excellent customer service that informs, advises, and supports you to remain living independently in your own home. In a friendly and caring way, we will take the time to understand your individual needs, provide assistance, and listen to your ideas. We celebrate diversity and offer translating and interpreting services and AUSLAN interpreter services. We will respect your privacy. We will take all reasonable precautions to protect your information and will not disclose this to anyone unless you give us your permission (or we are required to do so, by law). We are continually looking for ways to improve our service and will always value your feedback.

Phone us

If you would like to speak with someone about our services for families, please call our Customer Contact Centre on 8245 7100. We are open on weekdays between 9am and 5pm. 

Kate, UCWB Team Member

“We’re here to listen and to help. Call us on 8245 7100, or get in touch to request a callback