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Train and Care is a supported pathway to employment program that comprises four major components:

  • Practical training
  • Childcare
  • Work trial placements
  • Training/mentorship

The program prepares young parents for long-term employment and offers individualised practical training.

Who is eligible?

The program is targeted at parents under the age of 25 years old, without fixed employment and receiving parenting payments.

Where & When?

We are currently enrolling the next intake to commence 23 July 2018 at:

St Marys NSW 2760


The Train and Care program is funded by the Department of Social Services.


Train and Care is a 6-9 month training program that includes:

  • up to 10 weeks of face-to-face training with other young parents
  • 2-4 weeks of work experience post-training in a selected field of interest
  • 12-16 weeks mentoring in post-placement support