The Maternal and Child Health Service is provided free to all residents with new babies and young children.
To engage all families in Victoria with children from birth to school age; by taking into account their strengths and vulnerabilities.
To provide contact and ongoing primary health care in order to improve their health, development and well being.
The Maternal and Child Health Service offers:
The Maternal and Child Health Service operates from the Goldfields Family Centre, 100 Napier St, Maryborough
Referrals to Allied Health Agencies are made by MCH nurses as needed. These referrals may include Speech Therapy, Early Intervention, Audiology, General Practitioners.
All consultations are by appointment.
For appointments phone: 5461 1154
Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm.
When you come to the centre please bring:
100 Napier Street Maryborough, 5461 5047
The service provides high quality, long day care five days per week in a purpose built, registered and licensed premises for children 0-6 years The centre is staffed by qualified and experienced Early Childhood workers.
Hours: 6.45am to 5.45pm, Monday to Friday with lunch and snacks provided.
Family Care Day, 5461 5047
Provides home based child care in the home of carefully selected accredited registered child care providers. Care can be full or part time. Weekend, overnight and respite care is provided through Family Day Care in emergency circumstances. Child Care benefit and Child Care rebate are available through Centre Link.
A member run group, the library stocks an array of toys which are both educational and play toys suitable for children aged from six months to six years. It is located a the rear of Child Care Centre.
Hours: Thursday 11.15am to 12.30pm; and Saturday 11am to 12 noon.
Corner Napier and Tuaggra Streets
Tel: 5461 1154