The Family Assistance Office provides payments and services to help with children’s education and health care.
Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is one type of payment that the Family Assistance Office provides. CCS helps with the cost of approved child care.
Some basic requirements must be satisfied for an individual to be eligible to receive CCS for a child. These include:
There are three factors that determine a family’s level of Child Care Subsidy. These are:
The DETVic are the regulatory authority for education and care and children’s services operating in Victoria.
They undertake a full range of functions and powers to promote the safety, health and well-being of children attending education and care and children’s services.
ACECQA is an independent national authority that assists governments in implementing the National Quality Framework (NQF) for children’s education and care.
ACECQA works with the Australian and state territory governments to: