Useful Links

For your reference and information. 

We have provided some valuable links for you in regards to Childcare and Family Day Care.


Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority.

We provide national leadership in promoting quality and continuous improvement in early childhood education and care and school age care in Australia.


Qld Health to COVID-19. Feeling sick? Stay home. Get tested

Medicare, Centrelink, or Child Support – Contact Us

A list of all contact phone numbers for all things Medicare, Centrelink or Child Support related. Useful all-in-one page.

Child Care Subsidy

Assistance to help you with the cost of child care.

Department of Education

Australian Government Department of Education, webpage relating to Early Childhood matters.

National Law and Regulations

The National Law and National Regulations outline the legal obligations of approved providers, nominated supervisors, and educators and explain the powers and functions of the state and territory regulatory authorities and ACECQA.

Early Childhood Australia

An organisation dedicated to advocating for quality, social justice and equality in all issues relating to the education and care of children from birth to eight years old.

Approved Learning Frameworks

Under the National Law and Regulations, services are required to base their educational program on an approved learning framework.

National Quality Standard

The National Quality Standard (NQS) sets a high national benchmark for early childhood education and care and outside school hours care services in Australia.

The NQS includes 7 quality areas that are important outcomes for children.

Services are assessed and rated by their regulatory authority against the NQS, and given a rating for each of the 7 quality areas and an overall rating based on these results.


Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service (ATSICHS)

BlueCard Qld

The blue card system is a key prevention and monitoring system of people working with children and young people in Queensland

Education QLD

Queensland Government Department Education, Training and Employment.

Starting Blocks

Starting Blocks provides parents with information about early childhood education and care.

Family Day Care Australia

Family Day Care Australia is a national peak body which supports, enhances and resources family day care services.

Family Day Care Queensland Association

As the state peak body for Family Day Care in Queensland they aim to build the capacity of the Family Day Care community by assisting Services, Educators and Families.


Indigenous Education Portal

The Indigenous Portal brings together key strategies, programs and initiatives aimed at improving outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people across the spectrum of education.


The Child Accident Prevention Foundation of Australia

Queensland Health

Qld Department of Health

My Child

The website is Australia’s online child care portal. On this website you will find information on different types of child care and how to get assistance with the cost of child care.

Queensland Government – Department of Child Protection

Health workers are often involved in providing services to children, young people and adults who have parental/carer responsibilities in relation to children and young people. We have a legislative responsibility to protect children.

Early Years Health Development

The Early Years Health website has a range of information about children’s social and emotional well-being, children’s development and communication; healthy eating and physical activity; and other health and safety guidelines

Raising Children Network

The Australian parenting website: comprehensive, practical, expert child health and parenting information and activities covering children aged 0-15 years. 

Staying Healthy in Childcare

Staying Healthy in Child Care provides simple and effective methods for minimising the spread of infections for many common childhood diseases encountered in child care organisations and the home.