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Children's centres

Provide care, education, health, community development activities and family services for families and their young children. Each Children's Centre is tailored to meet the needs of the local community. For families and their young children aged from birth to eight years of age. Run by the Department for Education and Early Childhood Development.  

Trinity Gardens Children's Centre
160 Portrush Road, Trinity Gardens
Phone: +61 8 8431 4170 .
Email: rowena.tennant36@schools.sa.edu.au

Community centres

Community centres offer a range of activities and programs for local people. Find local community centres and houses.

Community legal services

Central Community Legal Service is a community organisation set up to provide free legal information, advice, referral and assistance. It offers three different types of services: Generalist legal service; Disability Discrimination service; Children's and youth legal service.

Offices in Adelaide and Medindie Gardens
Phone: +61 8 8342 1800 
Email: ccls@unitingcommunities.org

Family relationship workshops

Parenting and family skills development, for individuals, groups or agencies. Run by the Lutheran Community Care.

Phone: +61 8 8331 3111 
Email: magill@lccare.org.au

Free computer access

Find out where free internet, computer and training resources are available in your local area. Also available at local council offices and libraries

Health Services Finder

A free online directory of private and public health related services in SA. Find your local health service.

Humanitarian Settlement Services (HSS)

You can find out more about services in your area via the Department of Social Service's humanitarian settlement services locator for humanitarian entrants.

Inclusive Directions

Inclusive Directions assists childcare services to respond to the needs of all children in their care, particularly those with refugee status and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Relief and counselling

Emergency relief, financial counselling and general counselling, for local residents, by appointment. Delivered by the Salvation Army Community Support Services

At: 55 George Street, Norwood 
Phone: +61 8 8332 0283 / +61 8 8364 5383

Shared resources

Many SA Government owned resources can be used for free or a small fee by voluntary organisations and community groups.

  • Disability SA (Fullarton)Fullarton Campus (Highgate Park), 103 Fisher Street, Fullarton
    Julia's Café, meeting rooms, toilets and street parking.
    Tel: +61 8 8372 1479
  • Morialta Resource Centre
    Main entrance is via Morialta Road, just off Stradbroke Road
    Available for use by volunteer organisations for conferences, presentations and general meetings. The facility includes seating, a projector screen, video and television, and a slide projector.
    It can be hired by not-for-profit organisations for a discounted price.
    Tel: +61 8 8336 0901
  • SA schools and preschools
    Government schools and preschools across the state have a wide variety of facilities and resources available for use by volunteer organisations. These can include facilities like meeting spaces and ovals. To find out more about what's available contact your local school's Principal / Director. You can find all the locations and contact details for schools in your local area by visiting the Department of Education and Child Development website.
  • Children Youth and Women's Health Services: Friends of Child and Family Health Branches
    Various locations across South Australia
    A range of resources available for use by volunteer organisations. These can include facilities like meeting spaces
    +61 8 8303 1544 
    Email: Lynne.whitcher@health.sa.gov.au