Supporting the learning, development, health and wellbeing of babies and young children through services, legislation, education and care.
The Victorian Government is investing more than $3 million to develop and deliver the Respectful Relationships training program for up to 4000 early childhood educators.
The Awards saw the Early Childhood Teacher of the Year, Minister’s Award and many other winners announced.
More than 1000 nurses came together last month for a conference on Maternal and Child Health, including 150 rural nurses who participated through video-streaming.
'Replacing the blue book, the new Child Health Record will document a child's health in everyday language.'
Maternal and Child Health Nurse
'I think all children should come to kindergarten. Kindergarten is a wonderful opportunity for children to learn and to play.'
Maree, Kindergarten Teacher
The KinderGardens for Wildlife program helps to build natural habitats in playgrounds.
Early Awards Winner: Knox City Council, Little GreenLeaves