ParentsNext is an Australian Government initiative connecting parents with young children with valuable resources and tools to help plan and prepare for employment.

As a ParentsNext provider, My Pathway assists parents to identify education and employment goals, develop tailored action plans and connect them to a network of community services and activities to achieve their goals.

Participant eligibility

Parents will be allocated and encouraged to participate in the ParentsNext initiative via Centrelink, as well as voluntarily within the service catchment area and based on meeting the following criteria:

  • received Parenting Payment for the last six months
  • not had employment earnings during this period, and
  • a child aged under six years.

Office locations


Location                                 Address                                               Phone                    
Cairns 130-132 McLeod Street Cairns, QLD 4870 07 4058 3310
Townsville Tenancy B, 254 Ross River Road Townsville, QLD 4814 07 4781 2000



Location                                 Address                                               Phone                    
Launceston 10 Willis Street (8 Boland) Launceston, TAS 7250 03 6325 3400
Burnie 10-11 Marine Terrace Burnie, TAS 7320 03 6432 5100
Devonport 2-3/69 Best Street Devonport, TAS 7310 03 6422 3600

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