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Mo Rosa is Mum to four-year-old Frankie and three-year-old Sid who attend a Uniting early learning service. Like most mums she was anxious about enrolling her children in childcare … but she couldn’t be happier with the experience. “It’s pretty daunting handing your toddler over...

Trekking through the undergrowth of their local reserve, the children from the Uniting Early Learning Caringbah were excited about their latest adventure. The children, who have been attending a weekly bush kindy since June 2017, were joined by a voluntary member of the Sutherland Shire Council...

The start of the year can be quite daunting for many toddlers. Sometimes when children are new to a service they can be a bit unsettled about being away from their parents. Staff at Uniting Early Learning Medowie noticed that in general dads were visiting...

Gabby Holden, Uniting Director of Early Learning When it comes to the long-term health and wellbeing of a child, the first 1000 days are essential. The experiences a child has in their first years are crucial to how their brain develops, which can affect their entire life....

Children are master thinkers. They are naturally inclined to observe, explore and make meaning of their surroundings. Gabby Holden, head of Early Learning at Uniting, says “our goal is to inspire children to be creative and curious.” She adds: “In order to provide children with the...

Mo Rosa is Mum to four-year-old Frankie and three-year-old Sid who attend Uniting Iluka Early Learning at Bondi Beach. Like most mums she was anxious about enrolling her children in childcare … but she couldn’t be happier with the experience. “It’s pretty daunting handing your...