Illawarra Family Day Care provides quality childcare in a registered home environment. IFDC is a non-profit, community based quality childcare organisation. The scheme is assessed under the National Quality Standards. Our Rating is Meeting National Quality Standards.

Aims of Illawarra Family Day Care:

  • To provide monitored professional high quality care for children at homes of Registered Educators in a family environment.
  • To provide support to Educators, Parents and Children with random fortnightly visits by qualified Child Development Officers/Co-Ordinators
  • To be aware of all children’s ages and stages of development, including children with additional needs and encourage a program of activities to meet all children’s individual needs, interests, cultural and religious beliefs.
  • To provide safe, happy and healthy home-style/ family environment, where children can grow physically, emotionally and socially at their own pace.
  • To provide support to families on any developmental needs that their child may require, and support all children in their transition to school.
  • To work in partnerships with Parents and Educators to provide Quality Child Care for children and to respect that all people deserve to be treated with dignity.
  • To provide ongoing training for all Educators and Staff, to keep them up to date with evolving trends.