Welcome to Gateway Family Services

Gateway Family Services Cottage

We are a family support service with offices in Blaxland and Katoomba. We support families across the Blue Mountains and Penrith Local government areas.

The Blaxland Office is  Open to clients:

 Tuesday and Friday 9:30 am - 4:00 pm (closed between 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm)

 Thursday mornings 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

​Katoomba Office at 14 Oak Street is open Mon- Thursday by appointment and Waratah Cottage (Waratah Street Katoomba) is open for drop in Tuesday Morning and Thursday afternoon. 



 For more information or to make a referral or appointment with Gateway Family Services contact us on 02 4739 5963
or 4782 5326 (Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:00pm) or email admin@gatewayfamilyservices.org.au

You Can Find us on Facebook at >>  https://www.facebook.com/GatewayFS

We are excited to announce our new Family Centre located in Katoomba, Waratah Cottage


The cottage is located at 27 Waratah Street Katoomba -
opposite Woolies and down the road from the Centrelink office.

Open  Tuesday mornings (10.00am-12.30pm) and Thursday afternoons (2.00pm-5.00pm)

Waratah Cottage opens its doors for parents and carers to drop-in and have a cuppa, while their children enjoy themselves in the play spaces or they might like to spend some fun time with their children making craft, learning songs or listening to stories.

Families will also be able to connect with free parenting groups, family counselling and art therapy (by appointment) through Waratah Cottage.

For More information about activities and groups at the Cottage phone ENRICH on 47825326

There is space for children to play safely and parents to have a sit and a cuppa and talk with other parents or workers or just relax and enjoy!


Check out our facebook page for more details & for what's on at Waratah Cottage:  https://www.facebook.com/waratahcottagekatoomba



Parent Groups: click here to see our Parenting Programs page for groups  this term




On the following pages you will find information about

  •  our service
  •  support we can provide for parents and children
  •  emergency Food & Financial assistance


Click here for more information about the on-going services available to people affected by the 2013 Blue Mountains Bush Fires.


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