Resources for our Family Day Care Families

Welcome to the I AM Montessori Family Day Care Page. 

On this page you will find our policies and procedures for our Family Day Care You will also find links to our Law and Regulations, our National Framework and the Early Years Learning Framework. We have added our Family Handbook and some forms which may be useful in your child's FDC. 

We have included some helpful community links and resources for you and your family also. 

We hope you find this page useful! 

 

Policies and Procedures  

Quality Area 1: Educational Program and Practice

  

Quality Area 2: Children’s Health and Safety

 

Quality Area 3: Physical Environment

  

Quality Area 4: Staffing Arangements

 

Quality Area 5: Relationships with Children

  

Quality Area 6: Relationships with Children

  

Quality Area 7: Leadership and Service Management 

Complaints Form

 

Family Handbook

 

I AM Montessori Family Day Care Quality Improvement Plan

 

Forms for Families

Family Holiday Leave Form
Ceasing Care Form

Software & Finance Help for Families

Xplor Instructions for Family Day Care Families and Educators

External Links for Families

Our National Law and Regulations

http://www.acecqa.gov.au/national-quality-framework/national-law-and-regulations

Child Health

Staying Healthy in Childcare
http://www.nhmrc.gov.au/_files_nhmrc/publications/attachments/ch55_staying_healthy_5th_edition_updated_130701_0.pdf

What causes infection?
https://www.nhmrc.gov.au/_files_nhmrc/publications/attachments/ch55c_what_causes_infections_info_sheet_130701.pdf?

Exclusion periods
http://www.nhmrc.gov.au/_files_nhmrc/publications/attachments/ch55d_exclusion_period_poster_130701.pdf 

Exclusion period explained
http://www.nhmrc.gov.au/_files_nhmrc/publications/attachments/ch55b_exclusion_period_info_sheet_130701.pdf

Health information in other languages
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/multicultural/public/language.asp

Sun Smart
http://www.sunsafety.qld.gov.au/

Immunisations
http://www.immunise.health.gov.au/internet/immunise/publishing.nsf/Content/home

Child Safety

Child Restraints
http://tmr.qld.gov.au/childrestraints 

Kidsafe Queensland
http://www.kidsafeqld.com.au/
http://www.kidsafeqld.com.au/publications/fact-sheets 

Safe Sleeping
http://www.sidsandkids.org/safe-sleeping/other-languages/ 

Protecting Children (child abuse)
https://www.communities.qld.gov.au/childsafety/protecting-children
http://www.childsafety.org.au/index.html 

Dental Hygiene
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/oralhealth/documents/plt_thumbsucking_08.pdf

Drinks and Food for Healthy Teeth
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/oralhealth/documents/plt_drinks_babies_08.pdf
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/oralhealth/documents/plt_friendly_food_08.pdf 

Teething
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/oralhealth/documents/plt_teething_08.pdf

Dental Hygiene
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/oralhealth/documents/plt_brush_teeth_08.pdf
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/ph/documents/childhealth/28096.pdf 

Nutrition
http://www.health.qld.gov.au/nutrition/nemo_general.asp
http://www.nutritionaustralia.org/
http://www.healthykids.nsw.gov.au/kids-teens/stats-and-facts-teens/teens-nutrition.aspx

Food Safety
https://www.healthykids.nsw.gov.au/recipes/food-safety-and-hygiene.aspx
https://www.google.com.au/urlsa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwjwmu_F44nTAhVHv5QKHY8XD0AQFggzMAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fkidshealth.org%2Fen%2Fparents%2Ffood-safety.html&usg=AFQjCNEX-8f2I-PA3ASGopEIetsyvcxMtg

First Aid Courses

http://www.matermothers.org.au/services/mater-mothers-first-aid-for-babies

http://www.redcross.org.au/first-aid-for-babies-and-children.aspx

Child development support for parents

http://education.qld.gov.au/studentservices/learning/disability/specialists/slt/index.html

http://www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/imis0/SPAweb/General_Information/Fact_Sheets/spaweb/General_Information/Fact_Sheets/Fact_Sheets.aspx?hkey=6d234438-bd55-4154-8359-02f3983ebf1d

Brisbane Health clinics
https://www.qld.gov.au/health/children/babies/clinics/ 

Parent Education

https://www.qld.gov.au/community/caring-child/positive-parenting

http://www.triplep-parenting.net.au/qld-uken/find-help/check-our-calendar/?itb=7439aebdba054f0d586d486ef2aff185&gclid=CjwKCAjw2NvLBRAjEiwAF98GMTMpECg_pmmDyemc2dKrHhN7zSIoPlbU8b0CqsrPEYaoN7js3xQPpRoCzbYQAvD_BwE

https://www.brisbanekids.com.au/guide/parenting-programs/

http://www.raq.org.au/locations

Community
https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/facilities-recreation/libraries/library-opening-hours-locations
http://www.deta.qld.gov.au/earlychildhood/families/support-services.html

Parent Connect
https://www.communities.qld.gov.au/disability/support-services/our-services/parent-connect-initiative
https://www.mycommunitydirectory.com.au/Queensland/Brisbane/Child_Services/Child__and_Parent__Information___Counselling?PageNo=1
https://www.brisbanekids.com.au/parenting-services/ 

Being Sustainable
http://www.smh.com.au/long-reads/e-tron/15_ways/#.WOMOpBhh3BI
 

http://www.natureplayqld.org.au/things-to-do/nature-play-providers


The Rights of the Child
https://www.unicef.org/rightsite/files/uncrcchilldfriendlylanguage.pdfS
https://www.childrensweek.org.au/uploads/UN_ROC_Main_Poster_sml_web__28Jun2016181849.pdf

 

Childcare Benefit and Childcare Rebate

https://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/centrelink/child-care-benefit

https://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/centrelink/child-care-rebate

 

 

Thank you for choosing I AM Montessori Family Day Care. 

Have a beautiful day