Useful Websites

Below you will find a list of useful websites for families and children

  • Department of Human Services DHS

Community Services promotes the safety and well being of children and young people and works to build stronger families and communities. We provide child protection services, parenting support and early intervention, foster care, adoption services and help for communities affected by disaster.

  • National Council Accreditation Council NCAC

Established in 1993, NCAC is responsible for administering Child Care Quality Assurance (CCQA) for the following children’s services in Australia:

  1. Family Day Care Quality Assurance (FDCQA) for family day care schemes
  2. Outside School Hours Care Quality Assurance (OSHCQA) for outside school hours care services
  3. Quality Improvement and Accreditation System (QIAS) for long day care centres

NCAC is a non-profit organisation funded by and accountable to the Australian Government.

  • Sydney Children’s Hospital

Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick and Community Child Health Services encompass an acute care facility as well as associated outreach and community based services. The Hospital is one of three tertiary centres for child health in New South Wales. We provide the most complex (level 6) and comprehensive range of services in paediatric and adolescent medicine and surgery as well as child protection.

  • My Child government website

The website is Australia’s online child care portal. On this website you will find information on different types of child care and how to get assistance with the cost of child care. You can also search a database to find child care centres in your local area. In many cases, you will also be able to find the services’ vacancy and fee information.

  • Centrelink

Centrelink is an Australian Government statutory agency, delivering a range of Commonwealth services to the Australian community.

  • Care For Kids

Australia’s most comprehensive directory to find compare and contact a huge range of child care services.