BFN Goals and Objectives

The aim of the BFN is to support and assist parents, with babies and very young children, who are suffering stress in parenting. The BFN Home Visiting Programs (HVP) works to achieve this goal by the following strategies


  • By providing caring support for parents adjusting to a shift in family dynamics


  • By providing friendly support and encouragement in a non-threatening , non-directive, non-judgemental manner


  • By providing this service to families from diverse cultural, language and socio-economic backgrounds


  • By providing all services free of charge to anyone living in the City of Boroondara with children under the age of five years


  • By assisting families to access other services where appropriate