Parent resources at Pinocchio Early Learning Centre

Parent Resources

Here is a list of links to a range of important and useful information on parenting and early childhood education and care.

Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Assurance (ACECQA)
The national regulatory body for early childhood education and care.

The Early Years Framework – information for Families

Children’s Education and Care Assurance

Starting Blocks
Developed by AECEQA, this website provides parents with information on early childhood education and care including developmental milestones, what to expect from a service and how to support children in the home environment.

Raising Children Network
A complete online resource for parents covering every topic including pregnancy, newborns, toddlers and pre-schoolers right through to school age children and teenagers! Up to date, evidence-based information about raising children and being a parent.

Another comprehensive online resource providing fact sheets for families covering a wide range of topics from feeding toddlers and tantrums to cyber safety and parenting styles.

Red Nose
Provides advice on best sleeping practices for babies. Pinocchio Sleep and Rest Policies are guided by the Red Nose Recommendations.

ACT Nutrition Support Service
A Nutrition Australia ACT initiative, this website aims to educate, support and inspire local families to make healthier food and drink choices.