ParentsNext participant stories

The stories of ParentsNext participants and how the program helped them find their next step.

Continued support for parents during COVID-19

Participants on a video call

Innovative service delivery is helping ParentsNext participants achieve their education goals and build their personal support networks even during shutdown..

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ParentsNext encourages Cally to keep volunteering

Cally with her son

ParentsNext flexible approach encouraged Cally to continue her volunteer work. At the same time, Cally is exploring future education opportunities with her ParentsNext provider.

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Bouchra connects with new opportunities through ParentsNext

Bouchra – ParentsNext participant

After Bouchra’s second child was born, she was keen to work but was finding it an uphill battle. After chatting with the local ParentsNext provider, Bouchra was connected with other parents and courses which helped her consider trying a new career path.

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ParentsNext helps Adeba into studying

Abeda – ParentsNext participant

Abeda is a busy stay at home mum. Her focus was on parenting her four boys. After speaking with her ParentsNext provider, Abeda was comfortable to start studying. 

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Kierin on new career path thanks to working with her ParentsNext provider

Kierin – ParentsNext participant

Kierin took four years off work after the birth of her daughter. The thought of going back to work was overwhelming. Kierin worked with her ParentsNext provider to identify her strengths and is on the way to being a child’s advocate.

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