1. Early Years Care and Education



    Services/programs

      Early Years Care and Education

    • Bayside SDS Playgroup

      Provides a playgroup service for families who have a child with additional needs.

      Contact: 9555 4155

      Provided by: Bayside Special Developmental...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Bayside Toy Library

      Bayside Toy Library provides children aged 3 months to 10 years with access to over 3,000 toys,...

      Contact: 0447 985 221

      Provided by: Partnership - Bayside Toy Library &...

      Referral by: Anyone, Anyone

    • Extended Families Australia

      Provides support to families with children and young people with a disability. Through the gift...

      Contact: 03 9335 8848

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Helping Children with Autism - Autism Advisory Service (Amaze)

      The Autism Advisory Service is responsible for administering the funding for the Helping Children...

      Contact: 1300 424 499

      Provided by: Amaze

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Occupational Therapist Paediatric c

      Provides therapy to children & young experiencing difficulties •Fine motor skills •Gross...

      Contact: 9575 5333

      Provided by: Connect Health & Community

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Paediatric Pyschology

      Provides therapeutic counselling for children 0-12 years and parenting support

      Contact: 9575 5333

      Provided by: Connect Health & Community

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Play Connections

      Provides a facilitated playgroup to strengthen relationships between family members and...

      Contact: 9579 5333

      Provided by: Connect Health & Community

      Referral by: Anyone

    • South Melbourne Toy Library

      Provides a toy lending service which assists families by making available toys to assist with...

      Contact: 0435 903 665

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Speech Pathology c

      Provides individual speech and language assessment and group programs for children, including...

      Contact: 9575 5333

      Provided by: Connect Health & Community

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Supported Playgroups (City of Kingston)

      Provides a range of playgroups supported and facilitated by qualified staff.

      Contact: 9581 4966

      Provided by: City of Kingston

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Kindergarten

    • Kindergarten - Find a Service

      Provides a range of learning experiences and activities that are both stimulating and fun which...

      Contact: 1800 809 834

      Provided by: Department of Education and...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Early Start Kindergarten

      Provides free or low cost kindergarten to eligible children.

      Contact: 1800 809 834

      Provided by: Department of Education and...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Kindergarten Inclusion Support Packages (KIS)

      Provides inclusion support to eligible children with disabilities or developmental delay to...

      Contact: 5990 9640

      Provided by: Yooralla

      Referral by: Kindergarten educators only

    • Preschool Field Officer Program

      Provides support to families and kindergarten staff to enhance the development of children with a...

      Contact: 9521 5666

      Provided by: Connections Uniting Care

      Referral by: Parents, Kindergarten Teachers or any other...

    • Playgroups & Playhouse

    • Dads' Playgroup (City of Kingston)

      Provides a faciliated playgroup with a focus on father-child interactions.

      Contact: 1300 764 807

      Provided by: City of Kingston

      Referral by: Anyone

    • PlayConnect (Playgroup Victoria)

      Provide play activities suited to the needs of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or...

      Contact: 1800 171 882

      Provided by: Playgroup Victoria

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Playgroups (SEMBA)

      Provides a playgroup environment for parents of multiples (twins or higher order...

      Email: sembanewparent@hotmail.com

      Provided by: South Eastern Multiple Birth...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Supported Playgroup (Playgroup Victoria)

      Provides valuable opportunities for children to learn and develop through play. Supported...

      Contact: 1800 171 882

      Provided by: Playgroup Victoria

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Yumi Supported Playgroup (Moongala)

      Provides a supported playgroup environment for mothers experiencing anxiety or depression....

      Contact: 9570 3468

      Provided by: Moongala Women's Community House

      Referral by: Anyone