The BBFC is a non-government community based organisation that provides services to families and individuals in the Ballina and Byron Shires. The BBFC is managed by a community based management committee and employs a full time manager, family and project workers and administration staff.
The BBFC receives funding from the NSW Department of Family and Community Services and the Federal Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenious Affairs.
The BBFC is the auspice body for the:
- Ballina - Byron Family Support Service
- Fella's Family Project
- Early Years Programs including;
- Ocean Shores Parent Resource Centre
Families and individual family members often
experience difficulty in their lives and may find they need assistance to improve their parenting skills, their self esteem, connect with community, improve their family relationships and reduce family violence.
Accessing the Services
Any family or family membe living in either the Ballina or Byron Shires can access any program within the Family Centre:
- Any member of your family can contact us
- Another service can contact us on your behalf
- Self referral
ALL CLIENTS OF BBFC ARE VOLUNTARY CLIENTS
BALLINA-BYRON FAMILY CENTRE INC
PO Box 128
62 Tamar Street
BALLINA NSW 2478
Ph/Fax: 02 66864109