How can I help?

Share our vision and help us provide opportunities to enable children, young people and families to support, nurture and grow.

Become a Foster Carer


Homelessness assistance

Please contact 1800 825 955

News & Events

  • Meet our Foster Carer: Mez

    Mez is a single mum to a young daughter and has been a foster carer with Barwon Child, Youth & Family since her daughter was only six months old. Becoming a foster carer was something Mez had always wanted to do once she had her own children. When she was pregnant with her daughter she...
  • New Playgroup starting term 2 at Newcomb Park Primary

    Playgroups are a great way for young children to experience new ways of playing and practise interacting with other people. They are also very helpful to connect parents with other families in their community, to create networks, share different experiences and make new friends. In term 2 2018,...
  • Barwon Community AOD Hub opens

    Martin Foley MP, Minister for Mental Health, officially opened the new Barwon Community AOD Hub in Gordon Avenue, Geelong West on Thursday 22 March 2018. Barwon Child, Youth & Family (BCYF) Board Chair John Frame said the contemporary new facility is improving the integration of alcohol and...
  • Join us at the 2018 headspace Geelong Business Charity Luncheon

    The Rotary Club of Belmont and Community Partners (Geelong Cats, Bendigo Business Bank, Morris Finance and BCYF) are again holding the headspace Geelong Business Charity Luncheon to “make a difference” to the health and wellbeing of the young people of Geelong aged 12-25 years old....

Social Media

    • A community where people are safe, connected and empowered to live well.