We tackle the unjust differences in children's health, development and wellbeing, known as inequities. By working together, we can ensure every child has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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Best Start Statewide Forum

Best Start Statewide Forum

In March 2024, the Centre and the Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Ltd (VACSAL) brought together key personnel to address barriers to kindergarten participation.

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Australia's first Early Years Strategy launched

Australia's first Early Years Strategy launched

The release of Australia’s first Early Years Strategy can bring multiple sectors together to improve children’s outcomes.

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Supplementing household income in early childhood

Supplementing household income in early childhood

Household income supplements in early childhood may improve mental health for parents and children’s health, developmental and wellbeing.

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Supporting parents and carers

Supporting parents and carers

The Raising Children Network’s latest content includes information on healthy attitudes to gender, encouraging positive behaviour, and support for parents of children with disability.

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Upcoming training and events

Child Public Health
Course

Child Public Health

17 - 24 July 2024, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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Engaging families: Building and sustaining helpful relationships with parents (Online)
Workshop

Engaging families: Building and sustaining helpful relationships with parents (Online)

05 - 12 August 2024, 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM

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Small Group Facilitation
Workshop

Small Group Facilitation

07 - 08 August 2024, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM

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Reflective practice
Workshop

Reflective practice

19 August 2024 - 02 September 2024, 04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

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