Parent Hub

Enrolling your child in a new centre — or the very first centre — can be a bit intimidating. That is why we want to help as much as we can. We see this is as the start of a beautiful journey together.

A smooth transition

For a seamless transition, upon enrolment, we provide:

Helpful online resources

Before and after enrolment, you have our support. To get started here is a list of helpful websites for you and your family:

ACECQA (Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority)

The Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority works with all governments to provide guidance, resources and services to support the sector to improve outcomes for children. They support all governments and the education and care sector to realise the benefits of the National Quality Framework. To understand more about the National Quality Framework for learning, you can watch the videos and read up on the resources provided for your family.

My Child The Australian Government provides a number of subsidies and programs to help you with the cost of your child care. This platform contains information on the different types of child care, and early learning available for families. You will find information on how to get assistance with child care costs and links to other useful websites about children’s health and wellbeing, parenting and family support services. Preschool/Kindergarten programs are available in centre based day care services. Ask your centre about their Preschool/Kindergarten program. You should also visit the Starting Blocks website.
The Bub Hub Bub Hub is dedicated to helping you find the information and local services you need to bring calm and success to your parenting journey. Real people, practical knowledge and genuine support that offers the latest tips, tales and talk from the world of parenting and beyond.
CareForKids CareforKids connects early childhood education and care providers with families looking for care. Every day thousands of parents search for information about child care services near them. The website provides a comparison tool for child care centres and helps you find centre vacancies. You can also find helpful articles on parenting and parenting tips.
Raising Children Raising Children provides free, reliable, up-to-date and independent information to help your family grow and thrive together. Designed for busy families and full of tips and tricks for you to try, their content is easy to find and easy to digest. The platform covers a broad range of current parenting topics, and they have the answers to hundreds of parenting questions, where and when you need them. Their articles, videos and interactive resources are tailored to different ages and stages, taking you from nurturing a newborn to raising a confident, resilient teen – and helping you to look after yourself as a parent too.
Healthy Kids Association Healthy Kids Association promotes and influences healthy food choices for children and provides useful information on how to pack a healthy lunch, along with fantastic solutions for fussy eaters, keeping children hydrated and nutritional snack ideas.

Other key information

To make sure you have everything you need we also provide you with the following information:

Questions and feedback

We highly value what parents say and how they are feeling. Please contact us at any time. We are always delighted to hear from you!

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