What is ParentsNext?
The Australian Government has provided funding to KWY to work with you to help identify your education and employment goals, develop a pathway to achieve these goals and link you to activities and services in your local community.
What can you expect from KWY?
As your ParentsNext provider, KWY will support you meet your goals and walk with you each step of the way, helping you develop strategies to meet your goals and find out what you aim to do after your youngest has started school.
KWY will work with you to:
• Find out your goals and aspirations towards training, education, or work to support your family in the future.
• Work together to develop a plan relating to you to realise and address any issues you are currently experiencing and build on your skills.
⦁ Develop a plan which includes increasing your knowledge of training options to meet your goals and gaining employment.
⦁ Help you access and participate in training and education, workshops, mentoring opportunities or language and literacy activities to support you reach your long-term goal.
⦁ Help you with job preparation and interviews.
⦁ Help connect you to other support services in North Adelaide / South Adelaide or Port Augusta region. If needed we will refer you and your family to more specialised support services for assistance.
⦁ Work with you to find and access funding to support your training and education.
• Help you to explore and source childcare opportunities and provide you with information on childcare fee assistance; and
• Supporting you to develop strategies which work for you.
⦁ Provide feedback during your time in the Parents Next project activities and give you an opportunity to give us feedback on what works and what doesn’t.
To speak with your ParentsNext coordinator:
KWY Office Goodwood
KWY office, 147 Goodwood road Goodwood 5034
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm
Phone – (08) 83777822
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
34 Johnson Street, Port Augusta
As well as periodic Satellite Offices located at Taikurrendi Price Street Christies Beach, at Kaurna Plains Childs Centre Ridley road Elizabeth and at Tauondi college Port Adelaide.