For Men

Frankston City Council values men in our community.  Here you can find information about Men's Support Groups, Child Support and Legal Information, Sporting Groups, Volunteering Service and Events and Activities in and around Frankston.

Current agencies represented include:

Calendar Dates to Remember

  • Fathers Day - 1st Sunday in September
  • International Men's Day - 19 November
  • Movember - November
  • White Riboon Day - 25 November

Child Support and Legal Information

Below you will find links to various organisations that can assist with Child Support, Legal Information and Financial  Assistance.

  • Family Assistance Office: Child Support Estimator, Family Assistance Information Booklet, Family Tax Benefit Part A and Part B, Parenting payments, Rent assistance, Baby bonus and income means tests and online customer service.

  • Child Support Agency: Child Support Agreements, Child Support and the Family Courts, Paying Child Support and Support for Separated Parents, Child Support Formulas, and the are and Cost of Children and different family situations.

  • Commonwealth Ombudsman: The Commonwealth Ombudsman can investigate complaints about the administrative actions of Australian Government departments and agencies.

  • Department of Human Services - Children, Youth and Family Services: Every child has the right to live a full and productive life in an environment that builds confidence, friendship, security and happiness, irrespective of their family circumstances and background.

  • Family Court: Information about Children's Court, judgment and legislation and step by step action plans.

  • Victoria Legal Aid: Information about "who can get legal aid", do you need to pay for legal aid", "parenting orders", "Dividing Property" and deciding on the children's best interests.

  • Shared Parenting Council of Australia: Shared Parenting Council of Australia can assist with family law, family payment calculators and other support services.

  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS): Offering services to approximately 400 Victorian families each year whose child has died suddenly and unexpectedly

Further Resources

Contact Us

Frankston City Council
30 Davey Street
Frankston 3199
P. 1300 322 322
E. info@frankston.vic.gov.au

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