Item uses these practice principles: Reflective practice, Partnerships with families, High expectations for every child, Respectful relationships and responsive engagement, Equity and diversity, Assessment for learning and development, Integrated teaching and learning approaches, Partnerships with professionals.
Item responds to these sub-outcomes: Not applicable.
The Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency (VACCA) is the lead Aboriginal child and family welfare organisation in Victoria, working to protect and promote the rights of Aboriginal children and young people.
VACCA provides programs and services to reinforce Aboriginal culture and encourage best parenting practices in the Aboriginal community.
Supports should be provided in accordance with the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework.
There is a variety of resources and supports available on the VACCO website. Costs will also vary depending on what your service would like to access. Please visit the website or contact the organisation directly for further information.
Target population: children, families and educators in kindergarten settings who require support in the area of cultural awareness and inclusion.
Factors to consider: services will need to ensure that cultural supports are appropriate to the local area and community.
Staffing: services should consider the cost of backfill when determining the cost of accessing training elements of this service.