Primary focus on assisting parents and families with children aged 0 – 8 years, in a culturally appropriate way to enhance parents’ skills to improve educational, social and health outcomes for their children. Areas covered within the Upper Hunter region: Muswellbrook, Merriwa, Scone, Aberdeen, Denman, Murrurundi and Singleton.
These counselling services are co-located in the QE11 Community Centre with UHCS. Please call the relevant phone number to book your appointment.
Upper Hunter Community Services (UHCS) and Muswellbrook Shire Council (MSC) have partnered with BHP Billiton Mt Arthur Coal to build a strong, sustainable and resilient Muswellbrook Shire community.
MNS provides information, referral, advocacy and support. MNS provides emergency relief as per service guidelines and policy directives (eg food and electricity vouchers); needle and syringe exchange; and baby capsule and room hire. MNS supports community groups and initiatives. MNS services Muswellbrook local government area: Muswellbrook, Denman, Sandy Hollow, Wybong, Baerami.
The Upper Hunter Community and Youth Development Project provides support to youth services and providers in the communities of Singleton, Muswellbrook, Merriwa, Scone, Denman, Aberdeen and Murrurundi.
Key function is to enhance parent's skills and confidence in raising children, to improve children’s health and well-being.
For children aged 5 - 12. Before and after school care 6.30am - 6.00pm, Vacation care 7am - 6pm.
You will find the Moosh Enrolment Form and the Parent Handbook is located under Brochures and Forms.
Upper Hunter Family Support Service is a voluntary service with a focus on strengthening and supporting families. We support parents and carers with children in their care up to the age of 12 years. Our workers will listen to your needs and provide your family with guidance, encouragement and strategies to make your own decisions.