Some issues that may affect a family's ability to cope are:
- Job Loss
- Low Income
- Children's Behaviour
- Substance Abuse
- Family Violence
- Self Esteem
Family Services can provide families with support and links to additional services in these times. Services needed may be:
- Financial Counseling
- Legal Advice
- Drug & Alcohol Counseling
- Respite Child Care
- Advocacy to deal with services such as Centrelink
For Ararat and Pyrenees Intake & Referral Service phone: 1300 78 33 41, available Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm.
This is a free and confidential service.