The McGowan Government's 'No Jab, No Play' policy, effective from July 22, 2019 means any child who is not fully vaccinated can be excluded from being enrolled in childcare services and kindergarten programs (non-compulsory early education and care). These changes will improve Western Australian vaccination rates to achieve optimal coverage. Children are vulnerable to vaccine-preventable diseases and are a major source of their transmission.
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Applications for the 2019 Children's Week Community Grants are now open. The grants of up to $1,000 are available to not-for -profit community groups and local governments to host events in remote, regional and metropolitan Western Australia
To find out more visit this link https://www.meerilinga.org.au/news/2019-childrens-week-grants-now-open/.
Architects appointed for the new Child Parent Centre at Arbor Grove Primary School
Centre will provide essential health and wellbeing services to parents and children in Ellenbrook
Construction to begin in January 2020
Construction on a new centre that will provide essential health and wellbeing services to families in Ellenbrook is a step closer.
Hodge Collard Preston Architects have been selected to design the new Child Parent Centre to be based at Arbor Grove Primary School.…
Funded by the Department of Communities and Royalties for Regions this professional learning is specifically designed for Early Childhood Services focusing on Trauma Informed Practices and Positive Behaviour Supports
Connected Beginnings is a Commonwealth funded initiative based on a 'collective impact' model aimed at improving outcomes for Aboriginal families with children under school age.
In July, 2019 it was announced that Connected Beginnings will be delivered in Derby, Mowanjum and Pandanus Park communities with World Vision as the lead agency.