a safe, secure and stimulating home environment for infants and children through to teens.
Family Day Care is a unique, home-based childcare service providing quality care for children in the homes of registered family day care Early Childhood Educators, supported by a local specialist coordination and resource team.
Family Day Care provides learning and development in a safe, secure and stimulating home environment for infants and children through to teens.
Bowen/Collinsville Family Day Care offers flexible, quality child care in the areas of Bowen, Collinsville, Whitsundays (Proserpine, Airlie Beach, Cannonvale, Mt Julian, Shute Harbour), the Burdekin (Ayr, Home Hill, Brandon), Blackall and Augathella, for children from birth to teens.
Bowen/Collinsville Family Day Care has been providing child care since 1991 and has been rated as EXCEEDING under the National Quality Standards.
The NQF introduces a new quality standard to improve education and care across long day care, family day care, preschool/kindergarten, and outside school hours care.
The National Quality Standard (NQS) is a key aspect of the NQF and sets a national benchmark for early childhood education and care, and outside school hours care services in Australia. Safety is paramount all day and every day, every service must comply with rigorous health and safety requirements.
To ensure children enjoy the best possible conditions in their early educational and developmental years, the NQS promotes continuous improvement in quality.
The major benefits for parents and children include:
The National Quality Standard is linked to national learning frameworks that recognise children learn from birth. It outlines practices that support and promote children’s learning.