Types of early childhood services
Long day care
Long day care centres provide full or part time education and care for children up to 12 years old.
Family day care
Your child can be educated and cared for in private homes with registered carers.
Kindergarten programs can help your child get ready for school in a play-based learning environment.
Nannies and babysitters
Nannies and babysitters can care for your child in your own home.
Occasional and casual care options
If you need your child cared for on a casual basis, or for a limited amount of time, there are a number of services you can consider.
Before and after school care
Outside school hours care services provide care for school children before school, after school and/or during school holidays and student free days.