The Family Place Inc

The Family Place is a community based not for profit that offers holistic and evidenced based support to the region’s families through a range of free programs and services. These include community projects, group programs for parents and carers, financial counselling and individual support for families.


Growing a Strong Service for a Strong and Vibrant Community

Startup Grant Round

Supported with $40,758 to drive innovation in service delivery, strengthen governance and invest in leadership for The Family Place through the appointment of a consultant to guide strategic planning for the future while acknowledging trauma and providing space to heal after the fires.

Managing Growth in Recovery

Round 1

Supported with $20,000 to appoint a part-time resource to support fundraising, compliance and governance enhancements needed by the Family Place to respond to rapidly escalating demands from vulnerable families.

Scoping Housing Solutions – community creating a better future

Round 2

Supported with $26,208 to stimulate innovative thinking focussed on housing solutions by engaging a project officer to develop and cost models to enable clients and broader community to sustain tenancy and support sector wide collaboration.


Building a Resilient Future

Round 3

Supported with $20,000 to expand access to support services by growing organisation’s capabilities, through increased staffing resource to enable CEO to focus on building sustainable OOHC model.