Family Day Care Sydney Wide

Family Day Care is a licensed and accredited service that operates in a secure and stimulating home environment. Experienced and registered early childhood educators provide education and care for young children from six weeks to 12 years in small groups. Educators can provide care for up to four children aged from six weeks until they start school. They may also care for an additonal three school age children up to 12 years of age.

FDC Sydney Wide services are offered in:

Enrolment queries

Please contact our Coordination Unit for all enquiries about Family Day Care. Our staff will discuss your care needs and provide you with opportunities to meet with Educators prior to enrolling.

Ashfield/Inner West & Hurstville/St George/Kogarah (Head Office)
17 Henry Street
Ashfield NSW 2131

Randwick/South Sydney 

23 Munda Street
Randwick NSW 2031

Northern Beaches/Mosman
11-13 The Boulevarde
Newport NSW 2106


Make a request for Family Day Care

To place your child on a waiting list for Family Day Care, please complete the form below and email to

Request for Care Form

Download the Family Day Care brochure here.

Become a FDC Educator

You can start your own small business by becoming part of a network of Family Day Care educators supported by The Infants' Home.

About Family Day Care

Children and families

Family Day Care is just like home. Children take part in planned educational activities such as story-telling, singing, art and craft, or play groups – providing an environment for children to build their confidence, self esteem and social skills.

Early Childhood Educators

Educators reflect the rich diversity within our community. They are experienced, registered and trained professionals who provide quality education and care that meets the individual needs of each child and family.

Each Educator provides a stimulating and safe environment for children in their own unique way.

Coordination Unit

FDC Sydney Wide Coordination Unit is staffed by experienced and qualified early childhood professionals. They ensure the services offered by Educators are high quality and provide each child with every opportunity.

The Coordination Unit will:

Information resources

The Coordination Unit also provides access to current information, tips and strategies that help parents support the health and wellbeing of their children.

Read the current KidsMatter enewsletter

Cost of care

Educators set their own fees. The fee is based on contracted hours or days.

For information on Child Care Benefit and Child Care Subsidies please contact the Family Assistance Office on 136 150

Child Care Benefit and Child Care Subsidies paid by the Federal Government are available to eligible families.

Immunisation History Statement

Prior to commencing care families must provide a copy of their child’s Immunsation History Statement.

You can get a copy of your child's immunisation details at any time:

Immunisation history statements are only available online or at a DHS Service Centre if your child is under 14 years of age. Call the Immunisation Register if your child is 14 years or older.

The Department of Education and Training has announced changes to the immunisation requirements for Child Care benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR) from January 1st 2016.  Families who have registered an objection to vaccination on the basis of personal or philosophical beliefs will no longer be eligible to receive CCB or CCR payments. The Infants’ Home and The Infants' Home Family Day Care Sydney Wide similarly will not be providing care to unimmunised children.

The following exemptions apply:

• Children with medical contraindications or natural immunity which are certified in writing by a General Practitioner

More information can be found at: 


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