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Early Learning

Early Learning

Early learning curriculum that prepares children for successful lifelong learning.

Children and Youth

Children & Youth

Programs and assistance for children and people under 18.

Mums, Dads and Families

Mums, Dads & Families

Advice for mums, dads & families.

Education and Training

Education & Training

Resources and workshops for people working with children.

Our news

Check out the latest news and happenings within the CPS community.

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Rumours Feast breaks record

Today's 3AW Lunchtime Rumours Feast fundraiser was one for the (young) ages...

17 Aug 2018

Bank staff make big deposit

Find out which bank's staff social club just donated 10k to establish Melbourne’s first sensory room for child therapy.

23 Jul 2018

Because of Aunty, we can

In celebration of NAIDOC Week we share the story of a great friend of CPS, Aunty Georgina.

10 Jul 2018

A 50 grand gesture to CPS!

Nelson Alexander again proved to be a wonderful supporter of worthy local community causes.

06 Jul 2018

Upcoming events

We hold regular workshops, sessions and community events.

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Child Abuse: Recognising, Responding, Recording and Reporting

This training enables participants to recognise the signs and indicators of all forms of abuse, including family violence; learn how to respond to a disclosure; examine how to record concerns and recall who to report and refer to.


Drop in and play for Kids and Dads

Free drop in and play sessions for children ages 0 - 5 with their fathers/male carers living in City of Darebin.


2018 CPS Lunchtime Rumours Feast

Tickets to this event are sold out online. For further information on ticket availability, please click on the email Anita button below.


Drop in and play for Kids and Dads

Free drop in and play sessions for children ages 0 - 5 with their fathers/male carers living in City of Darebin.


Evidence based programs

The agency is committed to evaluating the efficacy of its programs and has implemented a continual improvement strategy to ensure its services are of the highest quality.

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Over 400 families

supported through our therapeutic and counselling services

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56 mentoring mums

helping give babies and new mothers the best possible start together

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190+ hours weekly

from our dedicated volunteers across our community network

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The Children’s Protection Society is one of Australia’s oldest independent child welfare community organisations which has a proud history of delivering services to children and families since 1896.

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Support CPS

So that our innovative, dedicated services can continue to protect children and strengthen families, please donate generously to help us continue our work in your community.

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Your generosity means we can continue helping vulnerable children and disadvantaged families

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We have a number of opportunities where your valuable volunteer time will be put to great use

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We welcome the opportunity to be considered as the beneficiary of your next event