Pathway Home

Pathway Home provides assistance and support to allow children to return to their family home. It’s for children and young people who have been in out-of-home care. They are referred by the child safety branches of the Department of Disability, Children, Youth and Family Services.

It supports and assists families to ensure a stable family environment. Support is tailored to the needs of the child.

Pathway Home provides
– family or one -to-one counselling
– support to reintegrate into the family unit
– practical assistance such as helping parents learn more about nutrition, housekeeping, cooking and budgeting
– information about Centrelink, Medicare and relevant government assistance
– supporting parents and emphasising the importance of children feeling safe in the home
– information about other family-focused services such as playgrounds, health centres and schools
– day to day support including getting children to school. packing lunches and providing clean clothes

Who this service is for

Children and young people who have been in out-of-home care.


Free service

How this service is delivered

  • Face-to-face

    This program is run in Northern Tasmania and Northwest Tasmania.

  • Call or visit us online

    Referrals are only received via Child Protection Services.
    Call us for more information or see our website.

Updated: 14/12/2023

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122 Elizabeth St, :aunceston
31 King St, Devonport
51 Wilmot Street, Burnie TAS, Australia

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