Golden hour in Sonoma Valley wine country in autumn. Sun beams through low clouds over rows of grapevines at harvest time.

Helping Families Change Conference 2018 – Save the date!

We are pleased to announce that the 19th Helping Families Change Conference will be held in Santa Rosa in Sonoma County, California, USA from 28th February to 2nd March 2018.

We look forward to seeing you in Sonoma Valley, traditional home of the Miwok, Pomo and Wintun peoples, and an area considered the birthplace of wine-making in California. A visit here offers the chance to experience the Pacific Coast, San Francisco Bay Area, giant redwoods, antiques and the beautiful Sonoma Valley Wine Country.

Stay tuned for more conference program details available soon at the HFCC website.

Reducing the risks for recently settled families

Parenting and Family Support Centre PhD student Kathryn Monty has been highlighted in a video produced by The University of Queensland for her work in creating change for migrant families in Queensland.

More information on Kathryn’s trial, which seeks to promote the wellbeing and adjustment of resettled families and help their integration and participation in community life, is available here.