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    Where to get assistance/advice

    We’re always available for assistance and advice on all early learning matters. This site includes a range of expert advice, tips, ideas and great recipes.

    Practical online resources for parents include:
    • Raising Children – This is a great website offering advice and resources for parents of children from birth to teenage years.
    • MyChild – This Australian Government website lists all long day care services in Australia, including information on each centre’s fees, vacancies and contact details. From July 2012, the site will also list each centre’s quality ratings, as part of the National Quality Framework.
    • BubHub – Want to see what other parents are talking about, or ask advice? BubHub is an online series of forums all about children and parenting. It’s free to join and is packed with practical advice from parents.
    • Kids Spot – Kids Spot is a website dedicated to providing game, activity and recipe ideas, plus parenting advice, and information on child-friendly events across Australia. A great resource for school holiday fun ideas!
    • ACECQA – The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) is a national entity which will oversee important changes to early childhood education and care and school age care in Australia.