Starting school is a major milestone in a child’s life. Making that transition successfully has lasting implications for children’s academic and occupational success. Sadly, in Australia many children do not make a successful transition to school.
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Learn how greater levels of community engagement can enhance the design and delivery of services. Read the report.
In an average school classroom, one out of every five children is likely to have some form of additional health and developmental need.
The Productivity Commission has released its inquiry report into childcare and early learning. Read it now.
Centre Director Professor Frank Oberklaids calls for further review and development of the Australian Government’s Healthy Kids Check.
Our latest edition of Community Paediatric Review explores the importance of attachment relationships for infant mental health and also looks at new research on postnatal depression.
Watch a new video of Dr Tim Moore exploring place-based initiatives in Australia.
On Monday August 18, CCCH Director Professor Frank Oberklaid and Dr Tim Moore presented to the Public Hearing of the Productivity Commission’s Inquiry into Childcare and Early Learning. The transcript is now available for download.
Read Prof Frank Oberklaid and Dr Tim Moore’s presentation to the Public Hearing on 18 August, watch a video response to the Inquiry and check out what’s been happening in the media.
See our new resources to help you respond to the Productivity Commission Inquiry (PCI) draft report into childcare and early childhood learning.