Children’s Contact Service

Children’s Contact Service – Geraldton

Enables children of separated parents to have a safe contact with the parent they do not live with.

WHAT THIS SERVICE PROVIDES

Where separated parents are experiencing high levels of conflict, Children’s Contact Service ensures the safe transfer of children from one parent to another and manages supervised visits so that each parent can spend time with their children.

WHO THIS IS TYPICALLY FOR

Help children from separated families establish or maintain a relationship with the parent they do not live with.

WHAT THIS SERVICE ENTAILS

Each party arrives and leaves at staggered times by separate entry and exits. Supervisors facilitate transfer of children from one parent to another.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Where necessary, the court can direct you to Children’s Contact Service for supervised visits.

  • Attending and completing Staying Connected is a compulsory component when engaging with the Children’s Contact Service.
  • Fee structure is based on your income and is also assessed on each individual case starting at $5 per hour.

FUNDING ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

This programme is funded by the Commonwealth Attorney General’s Office and the Department of Social Services.