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Guidelines for First-Timers

Sending your child to child care for the first time? Learn more about how your child might react, common misconceptions about child care centres and the benefits of sending your child to child care. 


The decision to send your child to child care is a significant one – one that will have an impact on both you and your child. 

Learn more about: 

  • preparing your child for child care
  • accompanying your child to the centre
  • fears and anxieties your child might experience
  • the time it might take for your child to adjust


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Last Reviewed On Wed, Jun 26, 2019

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