How to enrol in childcare

Beaufort Early Childhood Centre (BECC)

Limited Hours Childcare Services are available at the Beaufort Early Childhood Centre (BECC) 13 Park Road Beaufort. The service is available for children 6 months to Kindergarten age and operates Monday to Friday 8am to 5.30pm. Booking details are available by contacting our Administration Office on reception@ecka.org.au or call 53395055

Haddon Community Childcare and Kindergarten (Haddon CCC)

Limited Hours Childcare Services will commence at the Haddon Community Childcare (Haddon CCC), located in the Northern Community Centre, Sago Hill Rd Haddon, mid-February 2020. The services that will be available are:

  • for 4 to 5-year old’s on Monday and Tuesday 8.30am to 4pm (kindergarten included)
  • for 3-year old’s Wednesday and Fridays 9am to 2pm (Times are dependent on enough demand)
  • for 6 months to Preschool ages on Thursdays between 9am and 2pm. Casual places will be available.

Booking details are available by contacting our Administration Office on reception@ecka.org.au or call 53395055bookings will be accepted.

Trentham Early Learning

Limited Hours Childcare Services will become available at Trentham Early Learning, Bridge Rd Trentham late 2020 or early 2021. Work on building a new 22 place room attached to the existing Trentham Kindergarten is due to commence early 2020.

Once the room is complete and the Commonwealth Government confirm their approval for childcare subsidy to be made available to parents, places will be advertised on the Trentham Early Learning/ Trentham Kindergarten page including a registration process.

To secure a childcare place:

ECKA must confirm that a place is available on the days you require. Please email ECKA at reception@ecka.org.au or call 53395055 to request a booking and information form for the childcare service you require.

Child Care Subsidy is available at our Approved Childcare services, Beaufort and Haddon. (Trentham not yet approved). A calculator on your MyGov page can estimate your eligibility to claim entitlements, or you can ring the MyGov hotline on 132307 or visit https://www.education.gov.au/new-child-care-package-information-resources-families

All parents are required to contact Centrelink to confirm their eligibility prior to confirmation of enrolment. The following link answers all of the questions you will need to know. https://www.education.gov.au/new-child-care-package-frequently-asked-questions

ECKA’s fee policy can be found here.