Prosper's Work

Family One Stop Shop

Run at Rotary Community Centre (34 North Parade Campsie) every Thursday during school term time, the Family One Stop Shop offers families an opportunity to access free financial counselling, legal advice, casework, disability support, counselling, and other services by appointment, as well as a range of weekly parenting workshops and programs to support families. 

Sydney Help Hub

This initiative supports eligible families from across Greater Sydney who are assessed to be experiencing financial hardship via a weekly drop-in service and free food service each Thursday at our Campsie venue (34 North Parade Campsie), regular outreach sites around Sydney including; Ashfield, Sutherland, Penrith, Maroubra and Campbelltown with drop-in for budgetting support and items of need, free clothing and goods pool events and free birthday gift service for eligible families to access for their children.  Further Sydney Help Hub details, dates and locations can be found here. You can register to donate vouchers, clothing, toys, kitchenware or other items for Sydney Help Hub here.

Groups and Parent Training

Prosper offers a range of parent training sessions at locations across NSW. General programs include; Triple P and Enhanced Triple P, Tuning In To Kids, Engaging Adolescents and Circle of Security delivered in English, Mandarin and Arabic. We also offer support groups like Keeping Children Safe, and regularly run financial literacy programs such as Money Minded. Prosper additionally specialises in developing new group programs including; Rights, Relationships. Responsibilities (3R’s), Family Stress Support Program and the award-winning Achieving School Success.

Early Years Program

A diverse program of activities for children aged 0-5. Our offering includes; Better Beginnings groups, play and learn activities, the PlayPower program and our multicultural playgroup run on Wednesday mornings during school term time from 10.30am – 12.30pm in Ashfield Baptist Church Hall (Corner of Holden and Norton Streets, Ashfield).

Community Development

From our innovative ESL English and Health literacy program for non-English speaking mothers with a baby, and our extensive work delivering community events such as our Engaging Adolescents Expo and Fantastic Fathers program, through to our family functioning projects for new humanitarian entrants and our fabulous community kitchen initiative – we’ve got community covered!

Children and Young People

Prosper works with disadvantaged children and young people in their schools and communities, offering tailored activities that change lives. Our current programming includes; Prosper’s Feel Good Food initiative to provide employment, skills and training to young parents and marginalised youth, our lego club delivered in partnership with local agencies to support socially isolated children and children with additional needs in developing social skills and networks, targetted child protection sessions and our Stories in the Garden project (winner of the 2017 Zest Award, Out of the Box innovation category).