Bestchance Blog

Early Childhood Placement to Employment Program – Monash  

bestchance is offering an innovative program to those who are interested in working with children in a child care or school setting. This fantastic new program offers participants the following: An opportunity to volunteer in one of our Glen Waverely Kindergartens for a 4 week period to gain an understanding of the industry Support to […]

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Food Handling Course

The Parent and Community Support (PACS) program is offering a Food Handlers course free of charge. When: Wednesday 9/8/17 Wednesday 13/9/17 From 10am-2pm Where: bestchance Child Family Care 583 Ferntree Gully Road, Glen Waverley 3150 Eligibility: Must reside in the City of Monash (postcodes: 3166, 3167, 3168, 3148, 3149, 3150, 3157, 3167). Caring for school […]

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Principles of Play Therapy

This is a PD for Primary/Pre-Primary Educators, Psychologists and Social Workers. Friday 1st September 9am – 3.30pm Learn strategies that play therapists use and how these same skills can be applied in your own work with young children. Learn how to respond therapeutically to children suffering anxiety, depression, trauma and other emotional disorders.  Discover how […]

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Maria Aarts – Founder and Director of the Marte Meo International Network

bestchance Early Years Management proudly presents Maria Aarts, founder of the Marte Meo International Network. When:  Wednesday 30th August 6 – 8pm Maria Aart will discuss the Marte Meo Program and the Circle of Love. This program provides practical information for parents, carers and professionals on supporting the social, emotional and communication development of children […]

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A bestchance Fundraiser – A Night with the Harvard Krokodiloes

  Last Thursday 13th July bestchance Child Family Care hosted a fundraising event to raise funds for The Cheshire School.  Harvard University’s oldest a cappella singing group, the Harvard Krokodiloes performed for an audience of 100 attendees at the Sagra Restaurant in Malvern.  A special thanks to Leanne, a Cheshire parent, who bravely spoke about […]

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bestchance is excited to offer Training programs in Cardinia

  bestchance is expanding services in Cardinia by offering a suite of training programs to families accessing the Kindergarten programs at Arena Child and Family Centre and to members of the local community. Courses offered are:   Digital Literacy – 7th October  – 9.30am to 3.30pm – Cost: FREE This free 1 day program gives […]

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Kindergartens Bestchance Reconciliation Week

bestchance supports Reconciliation Week with a “Gathering To Share Food”

The team at Family Day Care acknowledged Reconciliation Week with a “Gathering To Share Food”. 50 Family Day Care Educators along with staff from the bestchance coordination unit spent an evening remembering and honouring these two defining events in our nation’s history. They felt proud to commemorate these achievements, both the 1967 Referendum and the […]

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A Night with the Harvard Krokodiloes

  bestchance Child Family Care cordially invites you to A NIGHT WITH THE HARVARD KROKODILOES, a fundraising event which takes place on Thursday 13 July 2017 from 6:45 – 9:00 PM at Sagra (256 Glenferrie Rd, Malvern). Come and enjoy food, drinks and live music performed by Harvard University’s oldest a cappella singing group The […]

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