Our Early Learning Centre in Frankston is set in a stunning natural environment, providing your child with a caring and supportive learning environment.
An Early Learning Centre, also known as a Child Care Centre, is child care based in a long daycare setting. This child care model puts the care of your child in the hands of Early Childhood Education professionals who are trained in enhancing your child’s development of social and emotional skills.
From the extensive, interactive outside play spaces - complete with veggie garden - to dedicated workrooms and separate sleep rooms for infants, your child will be encouraged to thrive.
Our creative play-based learning environment fosters your child's curiosity, enthusiasm and imagination to develop confidence, determination and cooperation – helping them to build essential life skills.
Our warm, professional educators and support staff are there to ensure your child has the best early childhood education experience.
No matter what care option you choose, as an accredited and authorised provider, Windermere gives you full access to eligible government payments including the Child Care Subsidy (CCS). Find out more about your Funding Options here.
Below are two of our most frequently asked questions.
Early Childhood refers to children aged eight years old and younger. This is a critical time in a child’s social, emotional, cognitive and physical growth and development. As such, Early Childhood Care and Education play a pivotal role in developing the skills your child needs to thrive and succeed in life.
Early Childhood Australia is the peak Early Childhood advocacy organisation in Australia. They have been a voice for young children since 1938, acting in the interests of young children, their families and those in the early childhood field. Learn more about Early Childhood Australia.
The Victorian Aboriginal Education Association (VAEAI) is the peak Early Childhood advocacy organisation for Koorie people in Victoria. Established in 1976, VAEAI aims to increase the presence and voice of Koorie people in education decision making. LLearn more about VAEAI.
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If you're interested in providing your child with high-quality child care in the social, group environment an Early Learning Centre provides, then enquire today via the form below or speak to one of the team on 1300 946 337.
**Windermere is committed to protecting the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people** For more information, see our Protecting Children Policy here.
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48 Webb Street
Narre Warren, VIC 3805
Phone: 1300 946 337
Fax: (03) 9796 7650
ABN: 63 066 828 936
Registered Charity Number: A0025460D
Donations greater than $2 are tax deductible for Australian tax payers.
Windermere is committed to protecting the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.
Windermere is committed to equity, inclusion and belonging for consumers and employees, by building diverse and inclusive services and work environments, where all peoples from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander, Culturally & Linguistically Diverse, LGBTIQ+ Communities and those living with disability will know and feel accepted, affirmed, safe and celebrated. Windermere is delivering this through the continued development and implementation of our Welcoming and Inclusion Strategy 2021-2024.
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