Supporting parents in High Wycombe

Meerilinga Children and Family Centre High Wycombe hosted a free Building Resilience workshop on 4 April presented by Sue Marsh from Parenting WA. The families who attended the workshop learnt how to help their children build their resilience by developing their coping skills, coping emotions and coping behaviours. The Centre played host to a free Heart Beat Club […]

Connecting with the community through Playgroups

Kadadijiny Playgroup had an exciting and informative excursion to the Altone Library on 29 March. The group took part in book cubby with the children and parents creating and publishing books which now are displayed in the Library and at Meerilinga Beechboro. Library staff also read some newly released Aboriginal stories to the inquisitive children.

World’s Biggest Playgroup Day

We were proud to join Playgroup WA for the World’s Biggest Playgroup Day at Elizabeth Quay Saturday 19 March. The celebration attended by more than 15,000 people was a great success with a large range of traditional and themed family entertainment. We met many new families and we hope to engage with them further in the […]

High Wycombe Family Fair

We will be at the High Wycombe Family Fair 10am – 1pm Saturday 21 May. Presented by Maida Vale Baptist Church, the High Wycombe Family Fair is a free family event with fun, interactive activities for the whole family including a climbing wall, mini golf and the amazing maze. Our staff will be there alongside […]

High Wycombe Community Open Day

Thankyou to the families and organisations who joined us for our Community Open Day at the new Meerilinga Children and Family Centre in High Wycombe. We had a sausage sizzle by the Whaleback Scouts and activities by Scitech, Maida Vale Baptist Church, Meerilinga and the High Wycombe Library. We enjoyed meeting so many lovely parents […]

Happy Feet Fitness

Happy Feet Fitness have joined us at Meerilinga Children and Family Centre Ballajura, providing two classes per week, on Tuesdays 11:15am and Wednesdays 11:30am. Combining fun and fitness for ages 20 months to 5 years Happy Feet Fitness is great for young children to laugh, learn and grow in confidence. Learn more at Contact […]

Raising healthy children with Maggie Dent

Meerilinga and Bullsbrook College were proud to host a free seminar with Maggie Dent at Bullsbrook College Wednesday 10 February and as part of the ZigZag Partnership provide a seminar to the High Wycombe community at the Maida Vale Baptist Church Thursday 11 February. In the seminar at Bullsbrook College Maggie Dent explored the 10 […]

Did you know?

Meerilinga Children and Family Centres have rooms that can be hired by community groups. With excellent facilities our Centres are perfect for family friendly meeting and activity groups. Meerilinga Central have meeting rooms available to be hired for corporate meetings, community groups and public meetings. Bookings can be made and paid online via our website […]

Join a Meerilinga Playgroup

Become a member of one of our playgroups today. All Meerilinga Playgroups are facilitated by Meerilinga staff and volunteers each week. Activities are organised each week to suit families and support transitions to early learning/pre-kindy. Our playgroups provide families with opportunities to build support networks, strengthen their parenting skills and connect with other families in a […]

Connect with us in 2016

We hope everyone had a happy and healthy festive season. Meerilinga Children and Family Centres, Parenting and Family Services are now open for 2016 and our Early Learning Program and Playgroups will return in February. We love to meet and connect with new families, connect with one of our Centres to find a program or […]