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Because parenthood isn’t always peachy…

Because parenthood isn’t always peachy…

Our online community…

While online support has not always been Peach Tree’s preferred support option to-date (we’ve always valued traditional face-to-face options), we know how important keeping everyone connected is during these times of social change.  To read Peach Tree’s full statement re: COVID-19 and/or additional resources, please click on the links below:

COVID-19:  PEACH TREE STATEMENT

COVID-19:  Information resources for parents and families

GENERAL:  Information resources for parents and families

In addition, please feel free to explore the below online and telephone support options we have developed to ensure everyone who needs support is able to receive it – comfortably and compassionately.  While we know such services will never replace face-to-face connection, in times such as these they play an extremely important role in making sure our “physical distancing” efforts also provide an avenue for perinatal wellbeing support and positive conversations!  

“Authentic connection is why we are here… It is what brings joy and meaning to our lives.”

– Brene Brown

Websites:

Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Australia (PANDA)

Call:  1300 726 306

Beyond Blue

Call:  1300 22 4636

Lifeline

Call:  13 11 14

 

Online Tips & Hints

Additional support

Peach Tree Telephone “Call-back” Service

1800 PEACHY (1800 732 249)

Do you need a friendly ear?

ZOOM Online Support

Peachy ZOOM Holding Space

First time ZOOM APP user

1. Find your meeting name, click on meeting
2. IF YOU HAVE ZOOM:
Click on: “Open Zoom”
3. IF YOU DON’T HAVE ZOOM:
Click on: “Download and run Zoom”
4. Click on:  Zoom exe. file (bottom left-hand corner), follow instructions.
5. Click on:  “Join meeting”

Microphone & Audio

It is important all Mums please access ZOOM via laptop or desktop computer if possible.  The quality of connection is much better than by mobile phone.  Ensure audio and microphone options are connected, then turn microphone to MUTE, this prevents background noise form interfering while others are speaking.

"Welcome" survey

We have two different “Welcome” survey options for NEW mums, depending on the type of group you are attending:

Peer Support “Check-in”:

All “Other” group sessions:

Safe and respectful space

Peach Tree values safe and compassionate group spaces, be they face-to-face or online.    Please show your fellow Mummas the same care and sensitivity you would anyone experiencing a difficult time… We are all in this together!  For more information, please read our Atmosphere Guide

“Just Peachy” Peer Support

 

Given our need for ongoing connection with our families, we wanted to maintain an opportunity for mums to come together and “check-in” with one another.  More than ever, we need to take care of ourselves and our emotional wellbeing!  So please join us for a daily Zoom chat and coffee – let’s keep our village strong!

OPEN GROUP (free)

For any mums currently experiencing parenting and emotional wellbeing challenges.

ZOOM note:  To join your group, click on your preferred “check-in” day (from list on the right) during the scheduled meeting time (session password is in brackets).  Please try to join your meeting on a laptop or desktop computer for better quality connection.

Mon / Wed / Fri – 9am to 10am

(128233)

Monday

Wednesday

Friday

Tues / Thurs – 1.30pm to 2.30pm

(530138)

Tuesday

Thursday

 

Mon / Wed / Fri – 9am to 10am

(128233)

Monday

Wednesday

Friday

Tues / Thurs – 1.30pm to 2.30pm

(530138)

Tuesday

Thursday

Mindfulness 4 Mums

Sometimes we need to be reminded to “just breathe”. This is a free 30-minute Zoom session to help mums find “space” in this otherwise crazy world!  Each sessions takes the time to bring ourselves into the present moment, to feel more grounded and aware of thoughts, feelings, and potential triggers. We hope you find this immensely beneficial for keeping a positive purpose and state of mind!

OPEN GROUP (free) 

For all mums currently in need of a few moments to check-in with themselves, find their breath, and a little inner peace… and please don’t worry if babe is with you!

ZOOM note:  To join your group, click on your preferred day (from list on the right) during the scheduled meeting time (session password is in brackets).  Please try to join your meeting on a laptop or desktop computer for better quality connection.

Monday – 10.00am to 10.30am

 (384965)

Monday

Tues / Thurs – 1pm to 1.30pm

 (029321)

Tuesday

Thursday

Monday – 10.00am to 10.30am

 (384965)

Monday

Tues / Thurs – 1pm to 1.30pm

(029321)

Tuesday

Thursday

Feel Good Friday!

We have developed the “FEEL GOOD FRIDAY” Zoom group as a place where we can all share our good news, our interests and hobbies, and have a good chin-wag and laugh with other mums… Netflix? Books? Movies?  What’s your latest “feel-good” craze – we’d love to hear it!

OPEN GROUP (free)   

For any mums wanting a giggle with some company while discussing all of our favourite things… 

ZOOM note:  To join your group, click on your preferred day (from list on the right) during the scheduled meeting time (session password in brackets).  Please try to join your meeting on a laptop or desktop computer for better quality connection.

Fridays, 1pm – 2pm

(029321)

Friday

Fridays, 1pm – 2pm

(029321)

Friday

Sing ‘n’ Grow Music Therapy

Sing’n’Grow is a FREE music therapy workshop series providing play, praise and consistency through music while focusing on strengthening family relationships, building capacity in parents to support their children’s development in the early years of life, and encouraging the use of music within communities.  Music therapy is important to introduce to children at a young age to help them learn sounds and meanings of words while building motor skills dancing to the music.  

REGISTRATION REQUIRED (free)  

To register for one – or all – of the Sing’n’Grow online sessions, please email us at peachtree@peachtree.org.au with your preferred group details.

ZOOM note:  Zoom group links and passwords will be provided by Sing’n’Grow upon registration to each group.

 

 Thursdays, 9.30am – 10am

More sessions to come!

Fridays, 9.30am – 10am

More sessions to come!

 

Thursdays, 9.30am – 10am

More sessions to come!

Fridays, 9.30am – 10am

More sessions to come!

 

Motherhood, Mood & Food

Motherhood, Mood and Food presents 4-week workshops designed to help individuals and families achieve a better state of mind through diet and learning about its impact on mood.  Positive nutrition choices may improve low mood, anxiety, and depression.  Workshops include practical tools and resources applicable to day-to-day family routines.  This workshop is open to all mums currently looking for a group environment to learn more about food and its impact on mental health; overwhelmed with food choices on a day to day basis;  looking for helpful hints; unsure what nutritious meals look like… or ALL of the above!

REGISTRATION REQUIRED (free)

To register for this 4-week online workshop, please email Fran Wray at fran@peachtree.org.au with your details.  This workshop is currently FREE of charge.

Please note:  To join your group, click on your preferred day (from list on the right) during the scheduled meeting time.  Please try to join your meeting on a laptop or desktop computer for better quality connection.

Wednesdays, 10am – 11.30am

(184927)

20th May to 10th June

Wednesdays, 10am – 11.30am

(184927)

20th May to 10th June

Circle of Security (COS-P)

Circle of Security Parenting (COS-P) is a relationship-based early intervention program designed to enhance attachment security between parents and children. This parenting focused workshop, and the graphic designed around it, is intended to help caregivers increase their awareness of their children’s needs and whether their own responses meet those needs.  This is a PAID workshop, facilitated by a COS Registered Parent Educator and guided by DVD content.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED (paid workshop)  

Click here to register for our next program…

Please note:  To join your group, click on your meeting (from list on the right) 10 mins before the scheduled meeting time.  Please try to join your meeting on a laptop or desktop computer for better quality connection.

Next program:   To be advised soon…

PeerZone “Wellbeing” workshop 

PeerZone is a FREE peer-led 6-week series of workshops providing resources and strategies to benefit others experiencing mental health distress. Facilitated by certified PeerZone educators with their own lived-experience, each group uses discussion and activities to explore mental health and find strategies to help manage day to day life. 

REGISTRATION REQUIRED (free)  

Click here to register for our next program…

Please note:  To join your group, click on your meeting (from list on the right) 10 mins before the scheduled meeting time.  Please try to join your meeting on a laptop or desktop computer for better quality connection.

 

 Mondays, 12.30pm – 2.00pm

Group 1  (002304)

18th May to 22nd June  

Fridays, 12.30pm – 2.00pm

 Group 2  (002304)

22nd May to 26th June  

 

Mondays, 12.30pm – 2.00pm

Group 1  (002304)

18th May to 22nd June  

Fridays, 12.30pm – 2.00pm

 Group 2  (002304)

22nd May to 26th June

 

North Brisbane

Peach Tree House

293 Ellison Rd

Geebung QLD 4034

northbrisbane@peachtree.org.au

South Brisbane

Peach Tree Place

Suite 2 / 6 Vanessa Boulevard       

Springwood  QLD  4127

southbrisbane@peachtree.org.au

Moreton Bay

Peach Tree Place

Mother & Baby Hub

19-31 Dickson Street

Morayfield QLD 4506

moretonbay@peachtree.org.au

 

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North Brisbane

Peach Tree House

293 Ellison Rd

Geebung QLD 4034

northbrisbane@peachtree.org.au

South Brisbane

Peach Tree Place

Suite 2 / 6 Vanessa Boulevard

Springwood  QLD  4127

southbrisbane@peachtree.org.au

Moreton Bay

Peach Tree Place

Mother & Baby Hub

19-31 Dickson Street

Morayfield QLD 4506

moretonbay@peachtree.org.au

Contact Us

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