Family and Relationship Services (FaRS)

Strengthening family relationships through counselling and group programs.

Here at Mercy Community, we understand that every family faces unique challenges. Sometimes these can seem overwhelming, but talking to a professionally-qualified counsellor who can offer confidential and non-judgmental support can be a huge help.

Our Family and Relationship Services focus on:

  • strengthening family relationships
  • preventing family breakdown
  • helping newly-arrived migrants in their transition to life in Australia
  • ensuring the wellbeing and safety of children

Program specifics…

We provide support services to families at any stage in a family relationship.

Services include:

  • counselling (for individuals, partners or the whole family)
  • information and referral
  • education and skill training
  • community capacity building and development

Is the Family and Relationship Services program for you?

Mercy Community’s Family and Relationship Services are available to anyone over 18 years of age who lives in the Inala to Ipswich catchment area.

Is there a cost?

One hour counselling sessions cost $15 for Centrelink Concession Card holders or $30 if you are employed.

We also run parenting and children's groups!

Our range of psychoeducation groups for parents include Circle of Security,  123 Magic, and Engaging Adolescents. We also provide resilience groups for children including Planting Seeds of Resilience and Growing a Resilient Brain for 4-7 and 8-12 year-olds. 

Want to find out more about our Family and Relationship Services? Give us a call today!

Contact the Family and Relationship Services team today!

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