What Does Crossroads Do ?
Crossroads Community Care Centre Inc. is a registered charity funded by Families and Community Services to provide family and community services.
Through counselling, groups and workshops we can assist people struggling with single or multiple abuse issues. These issues include:
- Domestic Violence
- Parent Abuse and Elder Abuse
- Child Abuse and
- Sexual Assault
Individual counselling, parenting counselling and play therapy for parents and their children is also available at Crossroads for children who have witnessed or experienced violence and abuse and all is provided by our trained and experienced staff.
The parenting programs we are able to run include:
- PARKAS (Parents are responsible, kids are safe)
- Circle of Security
- The Incredible Years
- 1-2-3 Magic and
- Bringing up Great Kids
Crossroads also provides the following specialised centre based services:
- Crisis & Financial Assistance
- Domestic Violence Work
- Family Violence Work
- Family Services
- Access to Safe and Affordable Accommodation
- Tax help
- Work and Development Orders
We also have groups that meet regularly at Crossroads. They are the University of The Third Age French and History groups, Book Club, Scrabble Group and AlAnon. These groups use our meeting room and facilities to conduct their business and we are always looking for more groups to set up.
Our specially trained staff also run Community Workshops on topics such as:
- Coping with Overwhelming Feelings
- Improving Communication
- Handling Difficult People/Situations
- Coping with Emotional Pain
- Dealing with Anger
- Maintaining Self Esteem
- and many more
The current membership fees are $5 general and $2 pensioners. Members are welcome to increase their membership contribution to enable Crossroads to build a stronger and more sustainable service for the future.
For more information about these and the other services available at Crossroads call 02 9525 3790.