If you have a child under six and have been receiving the parenting payment for at least 6 months, ParentsNext may be able to help you re-enter the workforce.

ParentsNext can give you the confidence and skills to suit you and your family when the time is right to re-enter the workforce.


At ParentsNext, we strive to provide:

Understanding the barriers to employment

Support for different needs and challenges

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Skills and confidence in gaining paid work

Career coaching


Access to local activities and networks

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Access to child care provider networks

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Your eligibility for the program is assessed by the Department of Human Services.