Aboriginal Cultural Child and Family Support Consultants

Photo by Ben Searcy of a billabong in front of Baxter Hill near Port Augusta

The Child and Family Health Service has a number of Aboriginal Cultural Child and Family Support Consultants (ACCFSCs) whose role is to support parents and carers of an Aboriginal identified infants with:

  • access and engagement with CaFHS services and staff
  • home and/or clinic visits
  • parent education
  • child development
  • linking families in to other services
  • guiding non-Aboriginal CaFHS staff in providing culturally sensitive services to Aboriginal families.

More information about this service is available from the Child and Family Health Service.