Family Intervention Service

Our Family Intervention Service program is a component of the Torres Strait Island Safe House program.

Our clients are the parents and other immediate family members who reside in the Torres Strait Islands and who provide a direct caring role to children subject to a statutory child protection intervention. We work with the families of children and young people who reside in:

Our activities focus on:

  • increasing the protective factors for the family and child
  • improving the attachment between the child and their parent/care giver, and
  • strengthening the caregivers’ skills and support networks.