The Maternal, Child and Family Health Nurses  Australia (MCaFHNA) Inc is the peak professional body for nurses and educators working in the field of maternal, child and family health.

What Is MCaFHNA?

With the understanding that the specialist role of maternal child and family health nursing is integral to ensuring the best optimal health outcomes for families caring for an infant or child up to five years of age, the Association actively contributes to policy development and legislation affecting maternal, child and family health at the national level.

Our journal, 'The Australian Journal of Child and Family Health Nurses',  promotes best practice through the reporting of up-to-date research and useful practice information, hence benefiting members and the community at large.


Conference 2017

Save the Date!

MCaFHNA Conference 2017

We are pleased to announce

 MCaFHNA has appointed Professional Conference Organisers, Corporate Communique.

For any queries relating to the conference, please contact one of Corporate Communiques friendly team on 03 5977 0244.

You can contact the appropriate person by email.

Event Co-ordinator
Louise Collett
 Abstracts and Exhibition Manager
Ben Thompson

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Membership is open to nurses who are eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), who have qualifications or equivalent professional experience in the area of Child and Family Health Nursing.