Deciding on who will take care of your children, and under what circumstances, can be confusing for any parent – especially when you are new to a country. It can also be quite overwhelming considering the many different choices of childcare offered in Australia. Understanding what each of them mean can help you to choose what fits you and your family best.
- Securing childcare in Australia can come at a premium to owners and operators of SMEs as well as families.
- The stress and strain of childcare placement (or lack thereof) is evident across pregnancy and parenting forums, with the hot topic of childcare options and wait list times being discussed.
- Sadly over 55,000 Australian children were actually turned away from childcare centres due to a lack of places, according to data released from Australia Bureau of Statistics.
“Securing childcare in Australia can come at a premium to owners and operators of SMEs as well as families.”