Welcome to 

Helping Children & Families Association


The Helping Children and Families Association (HCFA) is a volunteer-based organisation connecting families of young children with resources in the community.  

We offer: 

  * The "Loving Care" volunteer home visiting program, where volunteers spend 2 hrs/week with families who have a children under 6 (or mums about to give birth)

     If you are looking for the referral form, it's under the 'Volunteer Home Visiting' tab, 'How does our service work?'

  * Our in-house produced Armidale Families Guide (a 28-page glossy booklet jam-packed with information for families) 


October 2021:

The 2021 Annual General Meeting of the Helping Children and Families Association (Armidale) will be held at the Armidale Business Centre, Cinders Lane, Armidale, on Tuesday afternoon 9 November 2021, at 4pm for a 4.15pm start.  Light refreshments will be provided. The Agenda for this meeting, the Minutes from last year's (2020) AGM, and a Nomination form if you wish to stand for one of the Committee positions for the coming year can be obtained by contacting the coordinator at coordinator@hcfa.org.au

Nomination forms should be completed and forwarded to the HCFA office by 2 November (a week before the meeting), by post, email or SMS. If this is difficult, contact the coordinator to make arrangements for collection.

Looking forward to catching up with you at the AGM!

Stay healthy, maintain social distancing, wash your hands often and look for the little things to enjoy in each day!





Coordinator: Susan McPhee  
Armidale Business Centre, 
Cinders Lane,
Armidale NSW 2350
Mobile: 0467 580 016 
Office: 02 6776 6209


Helping Children and Families Association Incorporated (ABN: 48 429 454 632) is a Public Benevolent Institution endorsed to access GST Concession and Income Tax Exemption. It is also endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) under Australian Taxation law. Full details can be obtained from the Australian governments business website.