Family Day Care

A home away from home

Family Day Care is a home away from home where children can learn and thrive. We focus on building solid foundations for children to grow into healthy, resilient adults.

This childcare service is provided in the home of registered Family Day Care educators. We know that as a parent, the safety of your child is your top priority, Family Day Care operates under the same National Quality Framework (NQF) as other forms of child care. We have over 100 Educators throughout Metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria.

Our Family Day Care program takes a family-centred approach, collaborating with families in supporting a child’s learning and development.

We love our Family Day Care service and we know you will too!

Benefits of bestchance Family Day Care

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A nurturing, natural and flexible home learning environment.

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Individualised learning programs.

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Flexible hours of care, including evenings, before/after school and school holidays.

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Small group sizes means more attention and a stronger bond with your child.

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Early Education excursions and playgroups.

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Parents are eligible for the Child Care Subsidy.


Siblings can be cared for together, regardless of age difference.

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bestchance regularly assesses our Family Day Care educators for ongoing quality control.

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Educators are screened and held to the same ACECQA standards as traditional child care.

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Educators are qualified and undergo regular training.

Find a Family Day Care Educator near you

Family Day Care Parent
Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Hannah's Family Day Care
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My child attends Hannah’s Family Day Care and soon my newborn will also be attending. Hannah is professional, caring and provides my child with a safe and educational space. My son absolutely loves going which is a fantastic representation of the care she provides. We feel extremely blessed to have our children in Hannah’s care.
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Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Annabelle's Family Day Care
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My son is happy at Family Day Care - he loves Annabelle and his friends. After a year of persisting with tantrums and tears at childcare, his happiness is the single most important thing to me. Annabelle’s been a life saver!
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Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Seetha's Family Day Care
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Seetha is a highly experienced, dedicated, passionate and caring person. She provides a supportive, nurturing and comfortable learning environment. My child feels her home is a second home. We couldn’t be happier with our choice to send our son to her Family Day Care.
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Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Tenille's Family Day Care
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Tenille is an outstanding carer. Our son adores spending time with her and her family and has grown in confidence so much because of his time spent at Family Day Care. We could not be happier with the level of care provided.
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Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Rosy's Family Day Care
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Rosy has been absolutely fantastic with my son - he's loved going to her during the last couple of years and we are lucky enough that he is still able to see her during the school holidays. Towards the end of each term (he has no idea how long they are) he starts asking when he can see Rosy again - she makes it very pleasant for him to be engaged and he loves still being able to be play with the 'babies' and other kids he's made friends with during his time there - always has a great time and have recommended the service to several friends!
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Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Elly's Family Day Care
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Our educator is Elly In Ringwood. She is a fantastic asset to your team. We have been so impressed with the way she has integrated our son into her program, the activities and skills she teaches. They have a lovely rapport and he adores going there. She deserves a shout out. Thank you Elly!
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Family Day Care ParentSurvey Response - Alicia's Family Day Care
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Alicia is a superb educator. My son is so happy going to Family Day Care and this makes my life as a working parent so much easier. Thank you Alicia.

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