MARYMEAD Building futures for children, young people and their families Since 1967, Marymead, a well-respected community based not-for-profit organisation, has provided a range of high quality, innovative support services to Canberra's children, young people and their families and is now delivering a range of programs throughout Canberra and regional NSW. Marymead is also committed to the implementation of the CARE principles developed by Cornell University. Further information regarding the six principles of the CARE model is available at our website: Our programs and services include the following: • Child and Family Counselling • Disability Support Programs • Family Support Programs • Foster Care and Respite Care • Grandparent’s Support Network • Indigenous Families Unit • Kid’s Companions • Kinship Support Service • Mental Health Family Support • Parent Education Groups • Post Separation Support • Residential Care • Supervised Contact and Changeover MARYMEAD IS AUSPICED BY THE CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN


Agency Head

Camilla Rowland, Chief Executive Officer


255 Goyder Street , Narrabundah, Canberra, ACT, 2614, Australia


(02) 6162 5800



  • Children's Services (excluding Foster Care)
  • Disability
  • Family Violence
  • Family and Relationships Services
  • Mental Health Support
  • Out of Home Care - Foster Care
  • Youth Services
  • After school care and holiday programs, short stay accommodation/respite