Useful links

Useful links

String wrapped on fingersThe Institute of Early Childhood is committed to maximising opportunities for young children, families and communities through research, teaching, learning and advocacy.

ACECQA helps with understanding the National Framework for early learning and the Education and Care Services National Regulations.

Early Years Learning Framework is part of the Council of Australian Government's reform agenda for early childhood education and care. It is a key component of the Australian Government's National Quality Framework.

National Quality Framework describes the principles, practices and outcomes that support and enhance young children's learning from birth to five years of age, as well as their transition to school.

The Education and Care Services Regulations support the national regulatory legislation provide detail on a range of operational requirements for an education and care service.

Early Childhood Australia provides information about the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Framework and links to other useful resources.

The Australian Council on Children and the Media promotes healthy choices and stronger voices in children's media for the health, safety and wellbeing of Australian children.

Community Child Care Cooperative (NSW) aims to inform and inspire the early education and care sector and to influence government policy, practices and programs.

Parenting Ideas provides positive parenting ideas to help you raise confident, happy and resilient kids.

NAPCAN is the National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect.

Raising Children Network provides resources to help with parenting babies to teens.

KidsMatter Early Childhood supports the mental health and wellbeing of young children, their families and early childhood educators.

KidSafe provides child safety information.

MUSEC Macquarie University Special Education Centre (MUSEC), the centre for research and teaching in special education.

CFRC the Children and Families Research Centre (CFRC) is an interdisciplinary centre for research and outreach in the Faculty of Human Sciences, Macquarie University.

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