Educators can find a wide range of information about various aspects of being a Family Day Care Educator and In-Home Care Carer, and Parents can find links to websites that may assist you them with the care of their child, whether it is information about their health, or information about how to claim benefits to reduce the cost of care.

Education and Care National Regulations

Family Assistance Office

The Family Assistance Office can help you with the cost of raising children.  Some of the benefits available are: Family Tax Benefit A & B, Child Care Benefit, Child Care Rebate, Baby Bonus

Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority

The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) is the body that sets the standards for the Childcare Industry

Family Day Care Australia (FDCA)

FDCA is Family Day Care’s National Industry Association. FDCA’s role is to support Family Day Care Services and lead the way for Family Day Care in the Australian Childcare Industry

Family Relationships Australia

Provides families with information, support and services to assist families to build better relationships

Cancer Council NSW

Provides information about how to protect your child when out in the sun

Asthma Foundation

Provides information about asthma and tips on how you can manage it

Australian Dental Association

Information on how to care for your teeth


Information on when to immunise your child, and the types of immunisation available for children

Sids and Kids

Sids and Kids provides information and support for families who are dealing with the death of a child, and it also provides information on how to keep your child safe while sleeping


Child Accident and Prevention Foundation that provides information and resources on how to help keep your child safe in and around the home

Royal Lifesaving Society

Provides information on how to keep your child safe around water, including pool safety at home

NSW Rural Fire Service

Up to date information about fires around you, access to ‘Fires Near Me’ and fact sheets to help keep you family and home safe in the incidence of a fire.

Kids Count

This is an Australia Childhood Foundation Website for parents and gives great information about parenting and child development in a number of languages

Kids Helpline

Is a free, confidential and anonymous telephone and online counselling service specifically aimed at young people ages 5 – 25 years

Beyond Blue

A great resource from Beyond Blue for parents to foster children’s resilience

Head To Health

Australian Government Department Of Health Mental Health Resource for Families

Raising Children

Information for parents on child development, families, schools and services in their area

Farm Safe

Providing information for families who live on farms and how to make their farm safer for children

Australian Childhood Foundation

The Australian Childhood Foundation works to make children’s safety and welfare a priority

Early Childhood Australia

Information and resources on current issues regarding families and children

NSW Family Day Care Association

Provides support and information for Family Day Care Services and Educators in NSW

NAPCAN Foundation

The National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (NAPCAN) seeks to resource and network child welfare professionals and practitioners working to prevent child abuse and neglect from happening before it starts, through the provision of parenting brochures, training, support networks and information

Roads & Traffic Authority

Information on child car restraints, including child restraint fitters and safety on the road

Australian Childhood Foundation

The Australian Childhood Foundation works to make children’s safety and welfare a priority

Bullying No Way

Provides information about what bullying is and how you can help prevent it

Food Standards Australia

Provides information on Food Safety Standards

National Health and Medical Research Council

NHMRC is Australia’s peak body for supporting health and medical research, for developing health advice for the Australian community, health professionals and governments, and for providing advice on ethical behaviour in health care and the conduct of health and medical research

Australian Taxation Office

Provides information on how to set up a business, pay tax, superannuation

Australian Business Register

Information on how to register for an Australian Business Number

Healthy Kids NSW

Information on providing healthy foods and exercise for children

Go for 2 and 5

A health initiative to encourage children ad families to eat 2 serves of fruit and 5 serves of vegetables each day

Aussie Childcare Network

This website can be utilised as a resource to network with other Educators, to gather information about children’s development or to find resources to assist with planning children’s experiences

Child Story Reporter

An initiative from the NSW Government to provide information about keeping children safe from abuse and neglect

NSW Police Legacy

The NSW Police Legacy Have recently released the attached Child Safety Handbook. The booklet has great tips for at home and on holidays.

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