connectEDspace - support for young people

Young people can face all sorts of pressures – including problems at school, with friends or at home.
connectEDspace is a website by Relationships Australia Victoria (RAV), dedicated to young people to help provide all the information they need to deal with the stuff they go through each day.

Aboriginal Family and Relationship Support

RAV provides support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and individuals to help strengthen family relationships.

Counselling provides an opportunity to talk with a professionally trained person to discuss couple issues, conflicts with friends, relationship breakdown, parenting, domestic violence, anxiety, depression, grief, sexual problems, childhood sexual abuse, stress and work related tensions and disputes.


Tuning in to Kids for Dads (Cranbourne) - Online

Develop and enhance your parenting skills, focusing on building the relationship between you and your child.

Do you

  • have a child aged 12 or under?
  • have difficulty managing your child’s behaviour?
  • want to strengthen your parenting skills?
  • want to learn ways to better connect with your child?
  • feel concerned about the level of conflict in your home?

This course will teach you as a dad:

  • to be aware and to regulate your own emotions
  • to be aware of your child’s emotions
  • to use your child’s emotional experiences as an opportunity for closeness and teaching
  • skills to help your child verbally name their emotions
  • skills to help your child to problem-solve
  • to guide your child’s behaviour with appropriate limits.

Tuning in to Kids for Dads is provided by Relationships Australia Victoria. The Communities for Children Initiative in Windermere is supported by the Australian Government.

This program is available to dads with a connection to the Cranbourne area (place of residence, work, school, or relatives).

  • Cranbourne Centre
  • (03) 5990 1900
  • This course is delivered online via Zoom webinar. - To be advised
  • No dates are currently set. Please see the course description above or contact the centre directly for upcoming dates.
  • 1.5 hours per session. 6 sessions per group.
  • Free of charge. Bookings are essential as places are limited.
  • This course is delivered online via Zoom webinar. More information will be provided upon registration.

    Please note: only parents attend this program. Children cannot be accommodated in groups.

    A brief telephone assessment will held prior to the group, to confirm that this group is suitable for your circumstances.

Expression of Interest Form

Additional Details

Please note: after submitting this form, you will receive a confirmation message on-screen, and an email confirmation to the email address provided. If you do not receive this email confirmation in your inbox or junk mail folder within 24 hours, please call the centre the course is being offered at to confirm that we have received your expression of interest.

Your Privacy
Personal information collected by Relationships Australia (Victoria) is treated as confidential and is protected by the Privacy Act 1988. All personal information that is collected is stored securely and made safe from unauthorised access, loss, misuse, modification or disclosure. We have policies and procedures in place in order to keep information confidential.