Family Day Care is a licensed and accredited service that operates in a secure and stimulating home environment. Experienced and registered early childhood educators provide education and care for young children from six weeks to 12 years in small groups. Educators can provide care for up to four children aged from six weeks until they start school. They may also care for an additonal three school age children up to 12 years of age.
FDC Sydney Wide services are offered in:
Please contact our Coordination Unit for all enquiries about Family Day Care. Our staff will discuss your care needs and provide you with opportunities to meet with Educators prior to enrolling.
Ashfield/Inner West & Hurstville/St George/Kogarah (Head Office)
17 Henry Street
Ashfield NSW 2131
23 Munda Street
Randwick NSW 2031
11-13 The Boulevarde
Newport NSW 2106
To place your child on a waiting list for Family Day Care, please complete the form below and email to email@example.com
Download the Family Day Care brochure here.
You can start your own small business by becoming part of a network of Family Day Care educators supported by The Infants' Home.
Family Day Care is just like home. Children take part in planned educational activities such as story-telling, singing, art and craft, or play groups – providing an environment for children to build their confidence, self esteem and social skills.
Educators reflect the rich diversity within our community. They are experienced, registered and trained professionals who provide quality education and care that meets the individual needs of each child and family.
Each Educator provides a stimulating and safe environment for children in their own unique way.
FDC Sydney Wide Coordination Unit is staffed by experienced and qualified early childhood professionals. They ensure the services offered by Educators are high quality and provide each child with every opportunity.
The Coordination Unit will:
The Coordination Unit also provides access to current information, tips and strategies that help parents support the health and wellbeing of their children.
Educators set their own fees. The fee is based on contracted hours or days.
For information on Child Care Benefit and Child Care Subsidies please contact the Family Assistance Office on 136 150
Child Care Benefit and Child Care Subsidies paid by the Federal Government are available to eligible families.
Prior to commencing care families must provide a copy of their child’s Immunsation History Statement.
You can get a copy of your child's immunisation details at any time:
Immunisation history statements are only available online or at a DHS Service Centre if your child is under 14 years of age. Call the Immunisation Register if your child is 14 years or older.
The Department of Education and Training has announced changes to the immunisation requirements for Child Care benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR) from January 1st 2016. Families who have registered an objection to vaccination on the basis of personal or philosophical beliefs will no longer be eligible to receive CCB or CCR payments. The Infants’ Home and The Infants' Home Family Day Care Sydney Wide similarly will not be providing care to unimmunised children.
The following exemptions apply:
• Children with medical contraindications or natural immunity which are certified in writing by a General Practitioner
More information can be found at: www.immunise.health.gov.au
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