Childcare Miranda Sutherland Shire

Library of Community Resources

Family Assistance Office
The Family Assistance Office has been set up by the Australian Government to give Australian families better access to government services

MumSpace is Australia’s new one-stop website supporting the mental health and emotional wellbeing of pregnant women, new mums and their families. MumSpace is designed to connect you quickly with the level of support you need, from advice and support in the transition to parenthood, to effective online treatment programs for perinatal depression and anxiety.

Playgroup Australia
Playgroup Australia is a federation of the eight peak State and Territory Playgroup Associations across Australia who collectively represent more than 105,000 families and 145,000 children at 8,500 playgroup sessions every week.

My Child
The website is Australia's online child care portal. 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. In many cases, you will also be able to find the services' vacancy and fee information.

Raising Children Network
The complete Australian resource for parenting newborns to teens

The Early Years Learning Framework for Australia
This is Australia’s first national Early Years Learning Framework for early childhood educators. The aim of this document is to extend and enrich children’s learning from birth to five years and through the transition to school.
Family and Community Services
Community Services is a division of the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS). The Department delivers services to some of the most disadvantaged individuals, families and communities in NSW. FACS enables or assists vulnerable people to participate fully in social and economic life and build stronger, more sustainable inclusive communities.

Early Childhood Australia
ECA is a regular, and trusted, contributor to the public policy debate on all matters affecting young children (birth to eight years) and their families.
Immunise Australia Program
Information on Immunisation, Immunisation Schedules and the immunise Australia Program

Interelate - Relationship Experts
Interrelate provides services that strengthen and support all the relationships in your life – with yourself, your partner, your family, your children and during life’s transitions such as becoming a parent, grandparent, separation, divorce and forming a stepfamily.

The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority
(ACECQA) oversees the implementation of the National Quality Framework (NQF) and works with the state and territory regulatory authorities to implement and administer the NQF.

Storypark is a secure online community where we share information with our families about the children’s learning and development as well as gain feedback from families to add value to our programs for children.

Starting Blocks
Starting Blocks provides parents with information about early childhood education and care to help them make the best choice for their child and family.

Munch and Move
On the Healthy Kids website, you will find kid friendly recipes, ideas for physical activity and practical ways to improve nutrition, as well as specific factsheets for families and children.

Kidsafe Aims to prevent child deaths from unintentional injury and reduce the severity of unintentional injury to children aged 0-14 years

Kids and Traffic
Kids and Traffic is the NSW Early Childhood Road Safety Education Program. It forms part of the statewide road safety education program of Transport for NSW’s Centre for Road Safety.

Sids and Kids 
SIDS and Kids is dedicated to saving babies and children’s lives through the elimination of sudden and unexpected infant deaths during pregnancy, birth and childhood, supporting bereaved families and funding research into stillbirth.

Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia
Aims to improve awareness of allergy in the Australian community. We do this by sharing current information, education, advocacy, research, guidance and support.
Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority Homepage
Links to the National Law and Regulations: