Childcare Support (Inclusion Support)

The Inclusion Support Program (ISP) assists education and care services to include children with additional needs alongside their peers.

Parenting Centre – Tasmania

The Parenting Centre operates within the Child Health and Parenting Service. The Centre offers more intensive support and education to families experiencing parenting issues such as post natal depression, breastfeeding and relationship concerns which relate to early childhood.

Immunisation Registration

The Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) used to be the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register. It now records vaccines for people of all ages in Australia.

Good Beginnings

Good Beginnings Australia and Save the Children Australia are joining forces to create one of Australia’s largest and most respected agencies working to improve the lives of thousands of children in disadvantaged communities.

The Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority

The Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) works with all governments to provide guidance, resources and services to support the sector to improve outcomes for children.

The Department of Education (DoE)

The Department of Education (DoE) is responsible for providing educational services to students from birth. There is no defined age limit because we believe in and are responsible for educational services that enable all Tasmanians to learn, regardless of their age, their background or where they live.

Health Fact Sheets

These fact sheets contain information on communicable diseases. The Department of Health and Human Services – Tasmania provides extensive information on a range of health matters pertaining to both children and adults.

Women’s and Children’s Services

The Department of Health and Human Services works collaboratively with a number of local and national partners to ensure the best health and wellbeing outcomes and services for Tasmania.

Kid Safe

Kidsafe was established to focus the attention of policy makers and the community at large on the need for improved child safety measures. Kidsafe operates in cooperation with a variety of stakeholders including government, industry, schools, hospitals, the media, community groups, voluntary organisations and individuals.


Red Nose is a charity that aims to eradicate sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). We believe that we can achieve this through world-class research, advocacy and education.

Staying Healthy in Child Care

Preventing infectious diseases in child care – Fourth Edition | National Health and Medical Research Council

The Department of Education and Training

The Department of Education and Training is responsible for national policies and programs that help Australians access quality and affordable early child care and childhood education, school education, higher education, vocational education and training, international education and research.

Starting Blocks

Information for parents about early childhood education and care, National Quality Framework (NQF) and National Quality Standard (NQS) service quality ratings


Information about our social payments and services.

Early Childhood Australia

Early Childhood Australia (ECA) has been a voice for young children since 1938. We are the peak early childhood advocacy organisation, acting in the interests of young children, their families and those in the early childhood field. ECA advocates to ensure quality, social justice and equity in all issues relating to the education and care of children aged birth to eight years.


A simple and secure way to access government online services; Centre Link, Child Support, Medicare