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Parents Next - Port Augusta


What we offer

The ParentsNext program helps parents to be prepared for employment by the time their youngest child reaches school age.

This program aims to build skills and connect people with employers. We do this by setting achievable goals, providing careers counselling, working with participants to find and access funding to support training and education in a culturally safe environment.

ParentsNext also assists families with their Centrelink family payment obligations.  



Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal parents with children under 6 who receive Parenting Payment. 


Get started

The Department of Human Services (Centrelink) determines eligibility and makes referrals for compulsory participation in ParentsNext.


To join ParentsNext you must: 

  • Have at least one child aged under six 

  • Be receiving Parenting Payment 

  • Have not worked in the last six months



  • Port Augusta

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