Total fire ban in Cardinia Shire - Wednesday 22 January

The bush tracks in Emerald Lake Park and Nobelius Heritage Park are closed today due to the severe Fire Danger Rating. The rest of the parks remain open. For more information on Total Fire Ban restrictions visit the CFA website. >

Additional Maternal and Child Health services

  • Our Maternal and Child Health (MCH) team offers additional services for parents having early parenting difficulties, including breastfeeding advice and support groups.
  • We can also refer you to a range of health professionals and services to suit your needs.
  • The Enhanced MCH service is available for parents who are having significant early parenting difficulties. 
  • Our workers can visit families at home, or another location, to offer support.
  • Referrals are made through the MCH nurse at your local centre.

Qualified Lactation Consultants assess, assist and guide parents having difficulties with breastfeeding. The clinic operates 1 day a week, by appointment only.

Speak with your MCH Nurse or call 5943 4250 to book an appointment or with any questions about the service.

Your MCH nurse can provide a referral to groups including:

  • new parents
  • WonderMUMS and WonderFUN
  • Mother Goose
  • cultural diversity
  • welcome to Cardinia Shire 
  • Supported playgroups