Early Childhood Links

Early Childhood (from Birth – 8 years)

Dadvice     www.dadvice.org.au

A web series about becoming a new dad, because being a dad changes everything.


Early Childhood Australia     www.earlychildhoodaustralia

s the national peak body for early childhood, ECA is a regular, and trusted, contributor to the public policy debate on all matters affecting young children (birth to eight years) and their families.


Early Days:  Marymeads Autism Centre autism@marymead.org.au

Early Days provides workshops for mothers, fathers and other family carers of children six years and under who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or are going through the assessment and diagnosis process.


KidsMatter Early Childhood    www.kidsmatter.edu.au/early-childhood

KidsMatter is a mental health and wellbeing initiative for children. KidsMatter Early Childhood works with early childhood education and care services to support the mental health and wellbeing of young children, their families and early childhood educators using a promotion, prevention and early intervention framework.


Parent teaching & learning Tips

Looking for some ideas to extend your childs learning at home in simple ways? We have provided some links.


The Early Years count   www.qld.gov.au/earlyyearscount

Simple ideas and activities that parents can do to assist your child’s learning.


Great Start


Everyday ideas for learning with your child. (birth – 5years)


Starting Blocks 


Developmentally appropriate activities and information on developmental milestones for your child’s age group.