Childcare & Occasional Care

Childcare Centres provide care for children from birth to six years of age.

Council's Centres have high quality care that promotes learning and development in the early years. Our qualified staff create a positive, stimulating and nurturing environment to meet the individual needs of all children in their care.

Occasional Care offers a quality program of play and learning for children up to five years of age. Parents requiring care on a casual basis may book up to one week in advance, subject to availability.

Link to more information about Occasional Care.

Is my Child Eligible for Childcare?

If you are a family working, studying or living in Hume, your child may be eligible.

How do I Book Childcare?

Complete and return a waiting list form for your preferred centre below.
Non-Council Childcare Centres are listed in our Community Directory.

 Location  Council Operated Childcare Services

Westmere Children's Service Centre
490 Barry Road, Coolaroo
Tel: 9351 1544
Westmerecsc@hume.vic.gov.au

Long day care (all day) services for children. The Centre also has a Preschool (Kindergarten) nearby and a Maternal Child Health Centre located in the centre. 

Take the Virtual Tour

Westmere waiting list form

 

Craigieburn Early Childhood Services
153 Craigieburn Road West, Craigieburn
Tel: 9308 3747
Craigieburnecsc@hume.vic.gov.au

Long day care services and Preschool (Kindergarten) services for children.

Take the Virtual Tour

Craigieburn waiting list form

The Homestead Child and Family Centre
15 Homestead Run, Roxburgh Park
Tel: 9308 9066
Homesteadcfc@hume.vic.gov.au

Long day care services, Maternal and Child Health and Preschool (Kindergarten) services all located in the centre. 

Virtual Tour coming soon

Homestead waiting list form

Sunningdale Avenue Children's Centre
Dornoch Drive, Sunbury
Tel: 9744 2845
Sunningdalecc@hume.vic.gov.au

Long day care services for children. Maternal and Child Health centre located in the centre. Four year old Preschool (Kindergarten) services also in the same building.

Take the Virtual Tour

Sunningdale waiting list form

Long Day Care

Long Day Care is a centre-based form of child care service. Long Day Care services provide quality all-day or part-time care for children of working families and the general community. For profit and not-for-profit organisations, local councils, community organisations and employers may run these services.

Occasional Care

Occasional Care offers a quality program of play and learning for children up to five years of age. Parents requiring care on a casual basis may book up to one week in advance, subject to availability. Link to more information about Occasional Care

Take the tour

Westmere Children's Service Centre

Craigieburn Early Childhood Centre

Sunningdale Avenue Children's Centre


Updated : 3:31 PM, 21 October 2015

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