Family liaison officer | St Brendan’s Lake Munmorah
Student Wellbeing

Family Liaison Officer

Supporting parent and student wellbeing

Wellbeing plays a vital part in learning success. Our Family Liaison Officer (FLO), Rebecca Leahy, supports the wellbeing of our children and parents by:

  • Facilitating parent education
  • Offering individual parenting support
  • Providing information to parents on support services
  • Making resources accessible for families

How our Family Liaison Officer can help you

Rebecca is here to help you with:

  • Parent engagement – helping you become involved in your child’s education which enhances learning outcomes for children, cultivating a sense of wellbeing for all
  • Support during family illness – providing meals and other support when someone in your family is unwell
  • Financial stress – referral to services or support to help handle school financial difficulties
  • School and home life balance
  • Parent education courses
  • Help during family breakdown
  • Guiding students and families with high school transition
  • Resources to support your child’s educational and emotional wellbeing
  • Accessing parent library and Parent Resource Room

Rebecca also provides several programs at school including:

  • Kindergarten Transition Program
  • 123 Magic for parents
  • Circle of Security for parents
  • Social and emotional wellbeing workshops for parents and carers
  • Supporting your child in the new  school year workshop
  • Scaredy Cats: Childhood Anxiety Workshop Facilitator

She also oversees our Class Parent Groups, supports our Parent Advisory Group and coordinates the Learning Assistance Program – a community mentoring program for our students.

Rebecca works Monday to Friday as part of the Cottage team and no appointment is needed to meet with her.  Rebecca hosts ‘Coffee and Chat’ via zoom each Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning.

A “Drop in Morning” is held every Wednesday 8am – 10am in the Parent Resource Room. When COVID-19 restrictions allow.

Phone 4358 1501

Email rebecca.leahy@dbb.catholic.edu.au