Our preschool program provides a sessional DECD funded play curriculum. Children who are 4 years of age prior to May 1st are eligible for their preschool year. Children may access 15 hours per week during their eligible years.
Occasional Care Program
Our 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.
Children’s Centre Integrated Services
Community Development – Tracey Alexander
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.
Occupational Therapy – Leah Duthy
Leah offers therapeutic workshops and programs on topics pertinent to child and family well-being.
Family Services Coordinator – Paula MacKenzie-Brown
Family Service Coordinators’ work with individual families, providing counselling and parenting support around child development. The Family Service Coordinators’ can help with responses to life challenges and also facilitate parenting and child development programmes and playgroups.
Speech Pathologist – Lauren Lang
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
Overview of Learning
Children’s Centre contacts
Ms Linda Rich Director – Children’s Centre
Ms Tracey Alexander Community Development Coordinator
Ms Tasha Creed Administration Officer