Finding a service to support my child

Do you or other people have concerns about your child’s development?

Are you worried about your child’s development?

If your child is aged from 0 to 5 years and has a diagnosed disability:

Byron Shire

Call Byron Shire Early Childhood Intervention Service.
They can provide a range of teaching and therapy services to support your child and family.
Ph: 6685 3023

Ballina Shire

Call Ballina Early Intervention (02) 6686 6889

If your child does not have a diagnosed disabilty or is older than 5 years:

Byron Shire

Please call your local Community Child & Family Health 'Kidscreen clinic' to make an appointment.
You will be given an appointment for a multi-disciplinary assessment called Kidscreen.
Mullumbimby - Ph: 6684 1677
Byron - Ph: 6685 6254

Ballina Shire

Ballina Child and Family Health Clinic holds open clinic Monday and Friday mornings 9-12 no appointment necessary. All other times by appointment. (02) 6686 8977

REMEMBER, the earlier you get support for your child, the greater benefits they will gain. You have nothing to lose by clarifying your queries.

If you are unsure what service to contact please contact a Community Community Child & Family Health Centre or Byron Early Intervention for assistance.

Who else can I talk to about services in my area? Call the Early Childhood Intervention Infoline 1300 656 865. If you require interpreter assistance please call TIS on 131 450.