Our preschool program provides a sessional DECD funded play curriculum. Children who are 4 before May 1st are eligible for their preschool year.
Occasional Care Program
Occasional Care program caters for children up to 4 years of age. The Occasional Care program is integrated within the preschool program, providing a wide-range of experiences designed to promote development through play.
The Community Development Coordinator works to increase community capacity to support families to provide the best opportunities for every child.
The Community Development Coordinator also promotes partnerships across a broad range of local services and organisations and establishes interagency programs to meet the needs of the community.
Each term there is a Children’s Centre Community program that is wide-ranging. The program is published in newsletters, on Facebook and via the Children’s Centre.
General Practitioner – Catherine Mills
Dr. Catherine Mills from Three Bears Health provides a family practice clinic Wednesdays each week. Appointments can be made online at www.threebearshealth.com.au or via the Community Development Coordinator
Psychology – Lisa Shetler
Lisa Shetler from Flow Psychology offers individual and family therapy sessions on Wednesdays each week. Appointments may be made via our Community Development Coordinator or by contacting Flow Psychology on 0401935142.
Occupational Therapy – Leah Duthy
Leah offers therapeutic workshops and programs on topics pertinent to child and family wellbeing.
Family Services Coordinator – Leonie Stephens
Leonie Stephens provides short term counselling and referral service for families.
If you have a concern about any aspect of the Children’s Centre please follow this link to our Expectations page and follow the process outlined there.
Quality Improvement Plan
MOC QIP Family Page (Draft 3)
Early Years (Children’s Centre) contacts (2017)
Ms Linda Rich Director – Children’s Centre
Ms Tracey Alexander Community Development Coordinator