Some children have special needs and they and their families may need extra or specific support. The following programs are available in the Shire of Campaspe.

Club Teen provides before and after school care and holiday programs at the Echuca Specialist School building. It is coordinated by Community Living and Respite Services.

Play Connect is a playgroup for families of children aged 0-6 years who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) like symptoms or diagnosis. Play Connect happens on Thursday mornings at Alexander House, 242 High Street, Echuca.

MyTime is a support group for families with children who have a disability. The parents and carers meet while trained staff run organised activities with children. It runs on Wednesdays at Alexander House, 242 High Street, Echuca.

For further information about these groups, contact Community Living and Respite Services on 5480 2388.