Child Health and Parenting

Child Health and Parenting

About Us

The Child Health and Parenting Service (CHaPS) is a community based health promoting service that provides child centred and family focused services to enhance the health and wellbeing of all young children in Tasmania.

Services are provided through:

  • Child Health Centres
    Providing child health, growth and development assessments.  Operating clinics throughout Tasmania.
  • Parenting Centres
  • offer intensive parenting support.  Based in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie.
  • Parent Line
    Phone 1300 808 178 for 24 hour support.
  • cu@Home
    For young first-time parents 15-19 years of age.
  • Wetaway Program
    Assists children to overcome bedwetting difficulties.
  • Child Development Unit - North West Region
    Assessment and referral services for children 0-5 years who may have delayed in one or more areas of their development.