Active Dads do make a positive difference in children’s lives. Our aim is to help Brimbank Dads find fun activities to enjoy with their kids, learn about building happy healthy families and connect with useful local services.

What’s On?

Dad n Me

BIG FUN Music and activity sessions for Dads and kids 0–5 running in different venues around Brimbank.

First session packed out. New date: Saturday 15th December at 10.30 am, 81 Elgar Road, Derrimut

For more information download our flyer.

Book via email

Family Foundations for couples

Want to co-operate better with your partner and argue less? This program has been proven to improve health and happiness outcomes, not just for bubs but whole families. Our two parent coaches will visit you once a week and work with you on better communication, how to manage stress to see you through the ups and downs of early childhood and beyond!

For details, email

Managing behaviour in 2–6 yr olds

Practical laid back free session focusing on Dads. Runs 6–7pm at Office 10, 81 Elgar Rd, Derrimut.

Sessions: Thursday November 29th & Thursday December 6th.

For more information download our flyer.

Book via email

Hands on parenting education (HOPE)

This program is an in-home practical skill building parenting program. You can have 1 to 6 sessions on things like settling baby, toddler tantrums, helping little ones sleep and eat better and ideas for playtime. Open to Dads and Mums. We visit you, or you can come to our office in Derrimut if preferred.

Call Scott on 0428 695 392 or email

Brand new dad?

If we missed giving you a New Dads pack via the Sunshine Hospital, call us and we will deliver one to your door. It contains all the info you need to support your partner, get to know your baby, and where to seek help if you need it, plus some great freebies including a Bunnings Voucher!