The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA)
is the national authority that assists government in administering the National Quality Framework (NQF
) for children's education and care.
Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Care
A peak national body providing a platform for members to help improve outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. Learn more here
Reconciliation Australia promotes and facilitates respect, trust and positive relationships between the wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Learn more here
This platform assists schools and early childcare services in developing their Reconciliation Actions Plans. Learn more here
Belonging , Being and Becoming
Remote Indigenous Package for Early Years Learning Framework for Australia, click here to access the framework
Noongar Language Centre
A place where you can find information and learn about Noongar language, learn more here
A non-for-profit organisation that promotes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander suppliers. Learn more here
The Australian Government
Visit the Australian Government website for Indigenous Australians Acknowledgement of Country, click here
for more information.
The “Aboriginal Resources Directory”
Prepared by Ruah Community Services, this directory supports Aboriginal people’s access to services in Perth. Access the directory here
The Australian Government Department of Health Care for Kids' Ears
Access resources to increase awareness of ear disease and hearing loss in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Learn more here
A toolkit for early childhood educators on cultural diversity and responding to prejudice, click here
to learn more.
to learn about the annual event which celebrates Australia's cultural diversity.
Resources on cultural diversity from the Be You website, click here
ACECQA article: What it means to be culturally competent
Learn how to be culturally competent by reading this ACECQA article, click here
TAFE Early Childhood Education and Care
A TAFE Library with access to journals and newsletters on Cultural Competence, click here
The Early Years Learning Framework is a framework that guides ECEC services to provide high quality learning curriculums. Click here
to access the framework.
The Department of Communities approves and monitors education and care services through the Education and Care Regulatory Unit. Click here
for more details.
Inclusion Development Fund Manager (IDFM)
manages Inclusion Development funding applications under the Inclusion Support Program across Australia. They have a wide range of resources to help services including resources with the development of Strategic Inclusion Plans
The Inclusion Support Program (ISP) is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Training. Browse this website
for information on the program, including the ISP Guidelines
Innovative Solutions Support funds flexible and alternative solutions to address inclusion barriers in services. Visit Innovative Solutions | KU IDFM
Be You is a Government initiative to help grow a mentally healthy generation. This website supports educators to promote and protect positive mental health in children. Register or just access the wide range of resources, click here.
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation
The Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Website has an incredible range of quality resources for educators, click here to learn more.
Resources and training to equipment parents and educators and professionals with knowledge and understanding. Click here to access the resources.
Information for educators and families to support children of all age groups in various developmental needs including behaviour. Learn more here.
Bringing Up Great Kids
Resources for parents to raise confident and happy children, click here for more information.
The Phoenix Cups
The Phoenix Cups is a philosophical framework which your team can use to share ideas, language and understandings about human behaviour. Learn more here.