Celebrating 40 years of Family Day Care services

    For four decades educators at Churches of Christ Care Family Day Care in Maryborough and Hervey Bay have been helping build community by supporting fa... Read more

    What is family day care?

    Family day care is a home-based education and care service provided by a qualified educator in an approved home environment.   Quality an... Read more

    What makes family day care flexible?

    For many parents their work happens outside a normal 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday work week. Trades people, retail, hospitality, nurses and fly-in-fly... Read more

    Playfulness, acceptance, curiosity and empathy is the key to raising happy, healthy children

    Words by Briarne Manley, Children, Youth and Families - Promotion Officer   As a mother of a three year old, and with another baby on the w... Read more

    Cunnamulla children learn from local Elder

    In rural and remote areas, community is everything. When our Cunnamulla Early Childhood Centre and Kindergarten reached out to local Elders in the com... Read more

    Inspiration through connection

    Maryborough Family Day Care is bringing joy to residents at Hervey Bay’s Fair Haven Aged Care Service, both services are owned and operated by C... Read more

    Make healthy eating a habit for kids

    A healthy mind and body starts with good nutrition. When children have a healthy diet they behave better, can listen well and concentrate for longer p... Read more

    What does it take to become a family day care educator?

    Would you like to turn your passion for working with children into a rewarding and flexible career? Becoming a Family Day Care Educator will offer you... Read more

    Christmas fun for everyone

    With so many family members and friends gathered together, Christmas day is a great time to enjoy some fun games and activities… and create som... Read more

    Healthy end of year celebration food

    As the year comes to a close there are so many opportunities for children to celebrate... play group parties, end of year concerts, and family get-tog... Read more