Useful Links

www.careforkids.com.au/

www.playbasedlearning.com.au

www.acecqa.gov.au (National Authority, Guidelines to the NQF, NQS, Quality Improvement Plans etc)

http://deewr.gov.au/child-care-service-handbook (guidelines for CCMS)

www.snaicc.org.au  (Secretariat of Aboriginal and Islander Child Care) Great information and resources.

www.aussiechildcarenetwork.com

www.kidspot.com.au (Check out Anna Gare’s Back to School lunchbox ideas amongst other advice)

www.homemaderainbows.com.au (beautiful, natural playsets containing recycled resources- highly recommended by Val Hume)

http://www.sunsmart.com.au/uvalert/Australia/widget-sizable.asp

www.circleofsecurity.net

www.cscentral.org.au

www.ccccnsw.org.au

www.earlychildhoodaustralia.org.au

www.foundationyears.org.uk

www.kidsmatter.edu.au

www.nutritionaustralia.org

www.zerotothree.org

www.newcastle.edu.au/research-centre/fac/programs/fathers-for-school-readiness

http://www.todokids.com.au/regions/kids-activities-armidale

www.nurtureparentingmagazine.com.au (great articles!!)

www.kidsafensw.org (check out the fact sheets, great ideas for natural play spaces)

www.kidsandtraffic.mq.edu.au

Check out www.pinterest.com  (brilliant, simple, affordable ideas)

www.lookafterkidsears.com.au

www.greatstart.sa.edu.au ( great environment ideas and inspiration)

http://www.letthechildrenplay.net/

www.globalkidsoz.com.au

www.eceen.org.au

acyp.nsw.gov.au  (Advocate for Children and Young People)