Top tips on making the transition to daycare easier

Great podcasts for parents and carers

Wed 3 October 2018

16 mins

Starting at daycare can be unsettling for both parents and their children.

Dr Kate Highfield from Early Childhood Australia takes us through some of the best ways you can make it easier for everyone.

From reading books about daycare to verbally communicating what is going on so the child feels invovled, plus how to handle those teary first few days and drop-off and pick-up tantrums.

This segment is brought to you by StartingBlocks.gov.auVisit this helpful government website to find childcare for your family and check the service’s National Quality Standard rating. There’s also expert tips on starting childcare, key milestones and at-home activities. 

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