Department of Education and Training
This department holds primary responsibility for implementing The Federal Government’s Early Childhood Education and Care Policy Agenda. For information in relation to the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Reforms, visit the DET website.
The mychild website provides parents and carers of children with a one-stop shop of information on important health, early learning, child care and parenting support issues and initiatives. The site also provides links to other relevant sites that outline local services in these areas.
Peter Pan Early Childhood Centre is an Approved Childcare Service under the Child Care Benefit Scheme (CCB). For Information regarding your families’ eligibility, contact CentreLink on 13 61 50 or visit their website.
This website contains useful fact sheets regarding Food and Nutrition and Early Childhood Development (milestones).
The Queensland Health “13 HEALTH” phone service provides information on a range of children’s health issues, parenting advice and links to other services, including children’s health services and Newborn and Family Drop-in Services.
Australian Childcare Alliance Queensland (ACA Qld)
Formerly known as Childcare Queensland, Australian Childcare Alliance Queensland (ACA Qld) is a not-for-profit, member-funded organisation representing the private long day care sector in Queensland. It advocates for the interests of children and families and works on behalf of Approved Providers and operators to ensure that families across Queensland have access to quality, affordable and accessible long day care.
Parentline provides a confidential telephone counselling and support service for parents and carers.
Kidsafe Qld is a non-profit organisation dedicated to preventing unintentional death and injury to children.
Kids Matter Parent Resources
Kids Matter Parent Resources are designed to help parents deal positively with children’s emotional and social development and wellbeing.