$1,500 per fortnight per employee at the heart of latest Fed Government support package

The Federal Government has announced a third set of stimulus measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic which includes a new wage subsidy of $1,500 per employee, per fortnight to be paid to businesses for a six month period.

7 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Grants to ‘help more children in NSW Central West to feel included’, Wallace says

Early childhood teacher Mick Wallace has spoken out about the value of grants to promote inclusivity in his local community of Orange, in the Central West region of New South Wales.

60 days ago

by Freya Lucas

NSW ECEC settings set to benefit from $698,500 in one-off drought relief funding

A record 42 preschools and long day care centres across the New South Wales Northern Tablelands region will share in $698,500 one-off funding as part of the State Government’s continued drought relief program, Northern Tablelands MP and New South Wales Minister for Agriculture Adam Marshall recently announced.

112 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Victorian Kindergarten upgrades in place to support inclusive environments for children

The Victorian Parliamentary Secretary for Early Childhood Education Sonya Kilkenny visited Miners Rest Kindergarten and Creswick and District Preschool on Friday to announce the next round of successful applicants in the Inclusive Kindergartens Facilities Program.

113 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Help is on the way for QLD OSHC services supporting the fight against cyberbullying

The Queensland Government announced yesterday that it would fund a full-time cyberbullying consultant for Parentline, to provide more support to parents and carers seeking to protect young people from online bullying.

117 days ago

by Freya Lucas