Barnardos Australia - Penrith Children's Family Centre

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Helping local families everyday

Barnardos have centres across New South Wales, located in suburbs including Sydney Metro, Auburn, the South Coast, and in the Australian Capital Territory to ensure you receive the right support when you need it most. Explore our other children’s family support centres and find your closest one.

Penrith Children’s Family Centre provides support services and assistance to the local community.

3-5 Hosking Street, Cranebrook NSW 2749
(02) 4729 1211


Services and support


Family support

Practical assistance, information and in-home support for vulnerable families to ensure children are safe, healthy and thriving

Parenting support

One-on-one support and group programs including counselling, parenting help and playgroups

Homelessness services

We offer safe accommodation for families with dependent children and help them transition into other housing, including private rental

Disability support

We provide children and young people with disabilities the opportunity to participate in a range of recreational experiences, socialise and develop friendships, while giving their families a well-earned break to enhance overall wellbeing

Youth support

We support young people’s education and help them engage with their education, family and community, giving them the tools to deal with life’s challenges and empowering them to achieve their goals

Short-term foster care

We provide foster care for children, from a few days up to a period of two years. We work to make sure they can eventually return to their birth family, or we find them a permanent home

Contact Barnardos


Head office

(02) 9218 2300
60-64 Bay Street, Ultimo, Sydney, 2007
GPO Box 9996, Sydney, NSW, 2001

General enquiries

NSW: 1300 237 507
ACT: (02) 5134 6700

Become a foster carer

NSW: 1800 663 441
ACT: 1300 We foster (1300 933 678)

Family Connect and Support

All areas: 1800 066 757

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