Family Day Care is a unique, quality home based childcare service providing affordable care for children in family homes of carefully selected Educators. Family Day Care provides learning and development in a safe, secure and stimulating home environment which ensures:
Care is provided for a maximum of 4 pre- school children including the educators own children. School aged children can also be enrolled for before and after school care and school holiday care. Educators are able to care for a maximum of 7 children at any one time. For example 4 pre-school children and 3 school children or 7 school children.
Weekend and evening care may also be available.
By selecting FDC as your child care choice you are choosing:
Dandenong Community Family Day Care has been providing quality home based care and education since 1976. We are governed by a voluntary committee of management which includes educators, parents, staff and community members.
The key roles of the coordination unit are to place children and monitor the quality of care, learning experiences and wellbeing of all children using the service. We are responsible for supporting and resourcing the educators through regular home visits, ongoing training, playgroup sessions and the provision of equipment and resources.
The coordination unit facilitates the quality of care and children’s curriculum and works in partnership with educators to uphold our schemes values, meet regulatory requirements and work within the National Quality Standards.
We believe the child is at the centre of all we do, surrounded by kin, family and professionals supporting learning, development and well- being. We value best practice and professional development. We value each other as Early Childhood Education Professionals and respect and value our colleagues knowledge
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