Useful Links

Support and Advice

The websites below offer great support, advice and guidelines to families on a wide range of topics related to children and parenting.  

Please do not hesitate to talk with staff if you are unsure about anything or would like to find out more information on a particular topic.

 

Children’s Health and Development

NSW Health Immunisation Information: Important information regarding the immunisation and vaccination of your children, a reccomended read!

Kidsafe: On this website you will find information about current news and events, fact sheets, resources and program information to help keep children safe.

Raising Children Network: This website offers advice and resources for parents of children from birth to teenage years.

Immune Australia Program: The Immunise Australia Program aims to increase national immunisation rates by funding free vaccination programs, administering the Australian Childhood Immunisation register and communicating information about immunisation to the general public and health professionals.

Kids Health: This is great website by the Children’s Hospital at Westmead providing parents with a wide range of information on children’s health and wellbeing.  It also provides information in different languages.

Exclusion Periods for Infectious Diseases

Healthy Kids – Eat Well and Get Active: This Healthy Kids website provides information, resources and ideas on physical activity and healthy eating for children and young people.

My Child: On this website you will find information on different types of child care and how to get assistance with the cost of child care. You can also search a database to find child care centres in your local area. 

Sun Smart Australia

Staying Healthy In Childcare (4th Edition)

 

Authorities

Australian Childrens Education and Care Quality Authority  ACECQA is a national entity overseeing important changes to early childhood education and care and school age care in Australia. 

Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

Family Assistance Office

Child Care Benefit and Rebate Calculator

Child Care Benefit