What We Do Support for Families Support for Parents & Families SSFS believe that our future generation – today’s children – have the right to be raised in homes where they feel safe, and can achieve their potential through love, connection, hope and support. As such, we offer a range of family support services, programs and courses centred around the goal of assisting parents, children, and families connect with each other and their wider community. Families come to Sutherland Shire Family Services for a number of reasons. These may include: Parents feeling overwhelmed, stressed, concerned or alone Concerns regarding their children's development or behaviour Financial Problems Housing Issues Relationship Issues, including domestic & family violence Feeling isolated Challenges with alcohol or drugs Mental or Physical Health challenges Assistance dealing with Government Departments Support with a pregnancy or new baby For more information about our Services for Families, click here. For further details about our Parenting Programs, click here.