VFC is a home visiting program for families with young children

Volunteer Family Connect Program Goals

Volunteer Family Connect aims to:

Goal 1.    Improve and/or strengthen parents’ experiences, capacity, knowledge, and confidence

Goal 2.    Improve parent and family support networks, and community connections

Goal 3.    Support parents to be future orientated and aspirational for themselves, their children, and their family

It is argued that a program like Volunteer Family Connect not only benefits the participating children and families, but is also likely to bring about positive outcomes for volunteers and strengthen communities.