Grow With Us

More Than Childcare. Grow With Us. A parenting series to support YOU in the first 5 years of your child's learning & development.

Grow With Us Parenting Series

The Grow With Us parenting series is here to support families with complimentary virtual workshops and resources to help your child thrive.

We know that the foundations for learning, health and behaviour are laid down in the first 5 years of a child’s life and we are delighted to partner with some of Australia’s leading early childhood experts to support your family.  Our incredible and insightful industry experts cover a range of topics from health and well-being to education and technology.

We invite you to join an upcoming virtual workshop and Grow With Us!

Managing Screen Time - Wed 15th Sept Join Dr Kristy Goodwin as she helps parents navigate the digital world with their under 5 yr olds.
Sleep Baby Sleep - Tues 5th Oct Join Carolyn Van Balkom from Safe Sleep Space to learn tips and advice on sleep & settling for babies (0-2 yrs).
Sleep Toddler Sleep - Tues 19th Oct Join Carolyn Van Balkom from Safe Sleep Space to learn tips and advice on sleep & settling for toddlers.

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Understanding Toddler Behaviour Understanding Toddler Behaviour
Wellbeing

Understanding Toddler Behaviour

Welcome to toddlerhood: a time when outbursts of "no!" start to dominate your child's vocabulary. Learn tips from our Children's Services Curriculum Advisor, Jenny Kable, on responding to tantrums.
6 Steps to Introducing Your Child to a New Food 6 Steps to Introducing Your Child to a New Food
Health & Nutrition

6 Steps to Introducing Your Child to a New Food

Our in-house Dietitians Anna & Alex explore the 6 step approach to help children eat a greater variety of foods and increase their confidence in trying new foods.
Child Developmental Milestones: A Checklist for Babies & Toddlers Child Developmental Milestones: A Checklist for Babies & Toddlers
Discover & learn

Child Developmental Milestones: A Checklist for Babies & Toddlers

Developmental Milestones are usually recognised as guides for tracking a child’s development. They can be ordered into certain groupings, based on physical, emotional, social, cognitive and language development.
5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry” 5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry”
Discover & learn

5 Things To Say Instead Of “Don’t Cry”

Our in-house Children Services Curriculum Advisor, Jenny Kable, shares ideas on what to say to console your crying toddler.
How to Pack the Perfect Lunch Box How to Pack the Perfect Lunch Box
Health & Nutrition

How to Pack the Perfect Lunch Box

The beginning of the school year isn’t far away. Find some top tips for packing a healthy lunchbox for your little ones, from our dietitians, Anna and Alex.
Managing Separation Anxiety Managing Separation Anxiety
Discover & learn

Managing Separation Anxiety

Dr Kim Shortridge, Child and Family Psychologist, outlines the signs of separation anxiety in children and shares helpful management strategies
Understanding School Readiness Understanding School Readiness
Discover & learn

Understanding School Readiness

Many families ask what they can do at home to support their child’s school readiness. Here, we discuss understanding school readiness and how to prepare your child for school.