Need Urgent Help?
drummond street services is not a crisis response. For crisis responses please call:
  • 000 – Police for immediate safety
  • 13 11 14 – Lifeline
  • 1800- RESPECT (1800- 737 732) family violence and sexual assault 24- hour telephone support

Move it for Kids

Posted by dsadmin

Check out our Move it for Kids video playlist and check back regularly for updates.

Viral Colouring – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

You will have heard adults talking about Coronavirus – it won’t last forever, if we do the right thing the virus will float away and stop bothering us.

Keeping Primary School Kids Occupied – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

Fun ideas for slightly desperate parents of primary school kids. Making forced family fun memorable! Includes ideas for pre-school kids and for kids at primary school.

Scavenger Hunt – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

Should take them a while to line all these things up on the kitchen table! Something red, something made of paper, …

Play Dough – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

Got time to fill with the kids? Make a big deal out of making magical play dough! Making play dough is super fun for kids and you can bring it out for playing a few days in a row! You don’t need to cook this recipe at all.

Science Fun – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

Science experiments at home! Help kids explore – Will it Float or Sink? Allow them to choose 5 things to test? A spoon, soap, a plastic cup? Talk about floating and sinking.

Duck Duck Goose – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

An old school kids’ game to keep them occupied. Number of players: 4 or more. Recommended Age: 4+ years. Equipment needed: None.

Drama Lovers – Tip Sheet

Posted by dsadmin

Practise a skit or play, and perform it for a family member or film it to send to grandparents.

COVID-19 Response – Message from our CEO Karen Field

Posted by dsadmin

We are here and not going anywhere – but how we stay in touch, deliver services may change as the community grapples with responding to COVID-19. This is our message to all our drummond street friends – people who use our services, communities and groups, our amazing workforce, service partners, community organisations, and support groups and suppliers.

drummond street services submission to the consultation on the Religious Freedom Bills – Second Exposure Drafts

Posted by dsadmin

drummond street services is deeply concerned about these proposed reforms. In particular we refer to the impact of these reforms on our clients, their families, children, carers and loved ones who we provide support to every day, as well as our own workforce and the broader community.