Support Services

Groups and Courses

Support for local parents including child behaviour and first aid courses, post natal depression, parenting groups, resources, one on one support and more in Wollongong / Illawarra

Zig Zag Hub - Co-share Work Space and Membership - Grow your business

Location: Wollongong
Phone: 0423 809 680    Mobile: 0423 809 680
Ages: From entrepreneurs to retiree's - be inspired, be productive   Days / Hours: Get a FREE day trial! Monday - Friday
The Zig Zag hub is a community of start-ups, freelancers and entrepreneurs co-working in a shared office space. Co-working can help you grow your business faster, expand your personal and professional networks, and find new clients. We also have a NEW Mentoring Program, scholarship opportunities for new startups and regular events for members. Find out all the benefits that working in a collaborative, co-working environment provides.
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Bulli PCYC - after school & vacation care programs for all ages!

Location: Bulli
Phone: (02) 4284 3878   Mobile: (02) 4284 3878
Ages: 18 months - adults!   Days / Hours: Opening hours: Mon-Fri 12pm – 8.30pm. Weekends and vacation care hours also available.
Bulli PCYC
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Coccinella Italian School for Children - introduce your child to the creative and fun world of the Italian language & culture!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4228 8222   Mobile: (02) 4228 8222
Ages: 3 - 11 years of age   Days / Hours: After School & Saturday mornings classes
Introduce your child to the wonderful world of the italian language in a fun and creative way! Coccinella will take you on a wondrous Italian adventure! We are now offering After School Hours and Saturday morning classes. The Coccinella classes will guide children to speak Italian through different activities such as games, songs, art, stories, craft, dance and puppets.
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R&R Education Emporium - School Readiness, Fun Club & Primary School Tutoring Centre. Let's get learning RIGHT - right from the start!

Location: Thirroul
Phone: 0400 674 267   Mobile: 0400 674 267
Ages: Preschool to Primary School   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday
Renee Jones is a University Qualified Early Childhood & Primary School Teacher with over 20 years experience working in Education. She is a passionate advocate of 'Let's get learning RIGHT - RIGHT from the start!' If your child finds their school work difficult, Renee can help. If your child needs extension & enrichment, Renee is experienced in providing this. Renee also has substantial experience working with students who have learning difficulties and is happy to work with parents, teachers and other specialists.
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Artspace - welcomes children and adults to imagine and create on planet art!

Location: Corrimal
Phone: (02) 4283 9967   Mobile: (02) 4283 9967
Ages: 3 -16 years    Days / Hours: During school terms and school holidays
Artspace studio is the largest visual art school for children on planet art! At Artspace we let kids play, create and express through quality opportunities and resources via an eclectic and diverse artistic and creative program. And we throw in some creative grownups for good measure. Our Creatives advocate for every child’s right to imagine and create!
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Women With Altitude - a place where women can network, grow and learn. Next event 30 May!

Location: Across Wollongong
Phone: 0457 826 648   Mobile: 0457 826 648
Ages: For women by women!   Days / Hours:
Women with Altitude is a place where women can connect in support of each other, celebrate achievement, network, grow and learn. Our intention is to connect more women supporting women. We uplift, inspire, educate & advocate for prosperity in small business, career & personal life.
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The Playhouse - Creativity Through Play!

Location: Thirroul
Phone: 0476 257 389    Mobile: 0476 257 389
Ages: Pre-school - 18 years +   Days / Hours: School Term & School Holidays
At The Playhouse we use drama as a tool to celebrate everyone's individuality from ages 3 and up! Come join our children's drama and story telling classes....
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Outdoor Connections - Nature Based Child Excursions and School Holiday Care

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Phone: 0490 373 879   Mobile:
Ages: 5 - 14 years   Days / Hours: Every holiday weekday 9am-3pm plus tailored nature excursions.
Outdoor Connections offer holiday sessions for 5-14 year olds. All activities occur exclusively outdoors. With a focus on play, craft and exploration children are immersed in the outdoors for a day of fun alongside their friends. Common activities include nature crafts, shelter building, scavenger hunt walks, sand sculpting, games and nature play.
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Corrimal Chamber of Commerce

Location: Corrimal
Phone: 0418 550 080   Mobile:
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours:
The Corrimal Chamber of Commerce committee is a positive, dedicated and experienced team. We love Corrimal and the Northern Suburbs of the Illawarra and this is why we volunteer our time to service local businesses and build our community.
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Circus WOW - Come join the circus and share a sense of play and adventure!

Location: Fairy Meadow
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Ages: for ALL women (over age 18)    Days / Hours: Monday & Wednesday classes
Circus WOW is a women’s circus where women can play, learn, work and create in a supportive community. It's for ALL women (over age 18) all you need a sense of play and adventure - all abilities welcome!
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Aloha Baby

Servicing the Illawarra Region Wollongong NSW 2500
Contact:
Holly

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0402 866 817

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Anne's Mums and Bubs

All areas Illawarra & Wollongong NSW 2500
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0409 288 078

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Australian Careers Business CollegeWollongong

Australian Careers Business College 313 Crown Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Contact:
Karen

Phone:
4228 1222  

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Thursday

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Barnardos South Coast

13 Green St Warrawong NSW 2502
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02 4275 8575  

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Catholic Care Wollongong

25/27 Auburn St Wollongong NSW 2500
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02 4227 1122  

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Flo Girls Workshops

Northern Illawarra NSW
Contact:
Jenna Claire Fletcher

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0411 824 182

Ages:
8 - 12yrs

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Illawarra South Coast Multiple Birth Association (ISCMBA)

Horsley Community Centre, Bong Bong Rd Dapto NSW 2530
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Thursdays

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InsightOutside Coaching

various locations around the Illawarra NSW
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411364473  

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Postnatal Depression Anxiety Therapy Group

Greenbean Play Cafe, Railway St Corrimal NSW 2518
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Phone:
02 4220 7688  

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Quit Cigarettes in 60 Minutes

121 Crown Street Wollongong NSW 2500
Contact:
Monica Hockey

Phone:
1300 513 433  

Mobile:
417987426

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Salvation Army

11-13 Burellli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
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Phone:
02 4227 2994  

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Schools as Community Centre Project

56 Farmborough Road, Unanderra Wollongong NSW 2526
Contact:
Allison McKenzie

Phone:
42711133  

Mobile:
0448254779

Ages:
0-8 years

Days Available:
Mon-Fri 8.30-3.30

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Schools as Community Centre Project. FREE Playgroups / Music Groups / Literacy / Transition to School and more

56 Farmborough Road, Unanderra Wollongong NSW 2526
Contact:
Allison McKenzie

Phone:
42711133  

Mobile:
0448254779

Ages:
0-8 years

Days Available:
Mon-Fri 8.30-3.30

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Signs 4 Bubs

Black Diamond Room, Thirroul District Community Centre Thirroul NSW 2515
Contact:
Maria

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Talking Realities

Servicing the Shellharbour area NSW
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Phone:
4275 8575  

Mobile:
0404 849 398

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Important Numbers

24hr Health Line
1800 022 222

Poisons Information
13 11 26

Parent Line NSW
1300 130 052

Medicare
13 20 11

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Helpline
1800 882 436

Australian Breastfeeding Ass.
1800 686 2 686 222

Tresillian Help Line
1300 272 736

Mental Health Line
1800 011 511 (24 hours, 7 days)

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