Family Day Care provides quality child care within a home environment. Registered educators may be able to provide families with flexible child care arrangements, including:

Full time care;

 Part-time care;

 Before and after school care; and

Emergency care.


Educators undergo a recruitment process and are selected and registered with Cares “R” Us Family Day Care Scheme Pty Ltd.

Educators can provide care for a maximum of 4 children under school age or 7 children under the age of 13 years.

Child placements with educators are organized Pand supported by the Coordination Unit.

What the coordination unit provides:

  • Foster positive relations with partnerships created.
  • Ensure the well-being and safety of children is enforced by staff.
  • Respect the individuality of children and treat them with courtesy and respect.
  • Take actions with children’s best interest in mind.
  • Welcome identified strengths individuals bring into services provided they are positive.
  • Use democracy when making decisions relative those involved.
  • Colleagues should share work experiences, knowledge and helpful resources with each other.
  • Adherence to policies and procedures should be impressed by all. 
  • Staff and educators shall handle children and families with fairness, respect and only take lawful actions regarding all interactions.
  • Support exclusivity of diverse backgrounds of all children and families.
  • Staff and educators should explore all/any avenues to aid children in furthering their education.
  • Expand and focus on existing familial strengths.