Early Parenting Groups and Information Sessions
Participating in early parenting groups (babies up to 3 months) and information sessions (4-6 month age group) at your local hospital is a great way to learn more and to meet parents that also gave birth around the same time as you. For more information, get in touch with your local Maternal, Child and Family Health team on (07) 4913 3000
Girls Time Out
Girls Time Out is a Support Service for young women and men in Rockhampton. They have multiple programs for young parents and plenty for children to do as well! Get support, make new friends and see what services they can provide to help you reach your parenting goals.
Australian Breastfeeding Association - Rockhampton and Capricorn Coast Group
This group offers information and support to parents. It offers an opportunity to meet new parents, chat with mothers who have 'been there' and connect with trained breastfeeding volunteers. Groups are held in both Rockhampton and Yeppoon.
Find Your Nearest Playgroup
Playgroups are informal and relaxed weekly get togethers of mums, dads, grandparents, carers, children and babies. At playgroup families have the opportunity to connect with other families in their local communities, to share parenting knowledge, seek advice and gain valuable support.
The following Community Groups regularly meet at the Community Centre. For more information about a group please contact the Community Centre.