Family day care is a unique, home-based childcare service providing quality care and education for children in private homes.
To find family day care in your area, go to Family Day Care Australia.
It's a great choice for parents that work irregular hours offering a variety of care options, including:
- full-time care
- part-time care
- casual care
- before and after school care
- school holiday and vacation care
- weekend care
- overnight care
- emergency care.
Family day care is run by registered early childhood educators, and a maximum of 4 preschool and 3 school-aged children can be cared for in a family day care setting.
Family day care services are assessed and rated as part of the National Quality Framework.