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Family Day Care


Family Day Care is a home-based childcare service for families with children aged 6 weeks to 12 years of age who require a safe, nurturing, and educational environment for their children. Your child will get the attention and very best care from a caring and fully qualified Educator

Frequently asked questions


Cost $6 - $10 per hour
Government subsidies If eligible, yes
Activities Age appropriate programs
Professional Educator Yes
Accredited according to the National Quality Framework Yes
Child to Educator Ratio Total of 7 children at any one time
Only 4 pre-school children at any one time
Remaining 3 children or all children over pre-school to 12 years
13 years and over contact office
Immunisations All children must have up to date immunisations
"No Jab, No Play" policy
Locations In Educators home, in Wyndham and beyond
Hours Flexible
As agreed upon between the family, Educator and South West Child Care
Back up care (if an Educator is sick or on leave) Yes
Safety All homes need to pass an annual detailed safety check. Homes are visited regularly to ensure that safety and care standards are maintained
Co-ordinators Family Dare Care Co-ordinators visit homes regularly to monitor the environment, safety, programs and more, giving help and support the Educator and children
Choice of Educator Yes