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Highton Child And Family Centre Opens Doors To Local Kids

Geelong families will have access to more kinder places and Maternal and Child Health services, as the new Highton Child and Family Centre officially opens its doors thanks to the historic investment by the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Member for South Barwon Darren Cheeseman, educators, child health professionals and local families today […]

First Steps For Victoria’s Free Baby Bundle

Free Baby Bundles for first-time parents being delivered by the Andrews Labor Government are a step closer – and Victorians are being urged to nominate their favourite children’s books. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today announced nominations were open for the public to have its say over which books by Victorian authors for children aged […]

Look Before You Lock: Don’t Forget Kids In Cars

Victorian parents are being warned to always look in the backseat before locking the car to avoid accidentally leaving children behind, as the weather heats up again this week. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today announced the Andrews Labor Governments successful Look Before You Lock campaign will run again with warnings to prevent unintentional and […]

A Busy Summer For Phillip Island’s 24/7 Medical Service

The Andrews Labor Government’s free, 24-hour medical and nursing service on Phillip Island has already treated more than 1,600 locals and holidaymakers this summer. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today visited the minor injury and illness clinic at the Phillip Island Health Hub in Cowes, which opened on December 21. With thousands of tourists flocking […]

Building A New Kinder Hub In Morwell

Families will soon be able to access a new one-stop-shop bringing together kinder, school and family services at a single location, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos and Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing visited Morwell Central Primary School to announce a further $1.6 million of funding to […]

Providing More Parenting Support In The Latrobe Valley

The Andrews Labor Government is providing more families in the Latrobe Valley region with free parenting support. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos today encouraged parents to attend more free seminars and workshops that are being held through the evidence-based Triple P – Positive Parenting Program. Following 30 successful seminars in July and August, […]

Supersized Early Learning Hub On The Way For Mickleham

The Andrews Labor Government is providing growing families in Mickleham with the early learning services they need to get their kids ready for school and ready for life. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos today announced the Labor Government will provide $1.6 million for the Merrifield West Northern Community Hub as part of the […]

Delivering New Kinder Services In Glenroy

More kinders and upgraded early years facilities are on the way for Victorian families and their children – including in Glenroy – thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos today announced a major boost for the local Glenroy community, which is getting a new $4.7 million early years hub […]

Improving Education For Children In Care

The Andrews Labor Government is moving ahead to ensure more children in out-of-home care get the best out of their early learning. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos today announced a $3.4 million expansion of the LOOKOUT program to help children in out-of-home care access quality kinder programs and effectively transition to school. This […]

Kinder For Every Three-Year-Old Across Western Victoria

Every Victorian child born under a re-elected Andrews Labor Government will start kindergarten a year earlier, with kids right across Western Victoria some of the first to benefit, as we give our children the very best start in life. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos and Member for Wendouree […]