What is ParentsNext

ParentsNext helps parents with children under 6, to plan and prepare for future study or employment. Campbell Page is contracted by the Australian Government to deliver ParentsNext from a range of locations across New South Wales. 

Changes to ParentsNext Eligibility

From 1 July 2021 , eligibility criteria for ParentsNext will be changing.

You may need to take part in ParentsNext if:

  • you have a child aged 9 months to 6 years
  • you’re under 55 years of age
  • you’ve been getting Parenting Payment and haven’t worked in the last 6 months.

And at least one of the following applies:

  • you’re under 22 and haven’t completed Year 12 or equivalent
  • you’re 22 or over and haven’t completed Year 12 or equivalent, and you’ve been receiving income support for at least 2 years
  • you finished Year 12 or equivalent and have been receiving income support for more than 4 years.

Volunteering for ParentsNext

You can still choose to volunteer for our ParentsNex program if you: 

  • receive a Parenting Payment
  • don’t have to take part but would like help with study or work goals
  • have a child younger than 6.


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