Upcoming Events

Supporting and empowering our local community to recognise and respond to domestic and family abuse with Rachael Natoli, founder and CEO of the Lokahi Foundation

We will look at domestic abuse, the forms it takes, what it can look like in reality, how we can support people in our community, our friends, family or loved ones, that we suspect may be in unhealthy or abusive relationships.

When: Wednesday, 13 October from 10-11AM

Where: via ZOOM

Cost: FREE

Registration: via Eventbrite


Weekly Virtual Playgroup Coffee Connections | Everything and Everyone is Welcome!

Join other parents and carers for a relaxed cuppa and chat. Little ones are expected and welcome! There is absolutely no dress code!

We start with a short meditation, share new activities and craft ideas for little ones during lockdown and sing a few nursery rhymes.


All sessions are free. Simply click on the links below to join us!

Tue & Thur – 10-11AM

If you have any questions or concerns, contact us on 02 9302 3600 or email info@holdsworth.org.au


Useful Resources

Here are some resources to keep your family entertained at home:

Learning through play:

Family Referral and Support:


We would love to see what you are getting up to during lockdown! Share your photos and creations with us on Facebook or Instagram – DM us, tag us or comment on our latest post!

Holdsworth’s Family Services offers a creative, safe environment for play-based learning for children under five. Come and connect with your child, other families and create a community.



Holdsworth Playgroup is outdoors for 0-5 year old’s and involves play based activities, art and craft activities. Our program uses evidence-based approaches to meet your child’s growing needs. We offer a range of creative play experiences to enjoy with your child to develop skills for learning:

  • Themed craft
  • Sensory play
  • Story and rhyme time
  • Active play
  • Imaginative play
  • Social experiences
  • Recreation activities
Parenting Support

Parenting Support

The Holdsworth Family Services team can offer support, referral, guidance and information on issues related to families and children, newborn to give years.

  • Individual Consultations
  • Parent Classes
  • Visiting Professionals
Baby Days

Baby Days

Babies develop through emotional connection. We build on your skills and knowledge to further develop your relationship with your child.

We connect through:

  • Playing
  • Singing
  • Discussion

Baby days are open for newborns to walkers and is led by Louise, who has a background in midwifery and nursing.

If you would like further information, feel free to call us on (02) 9302 3600 or email us at familyservices@holdsworth.org.au