United Children - Ballarat South West  

199 Smythes Road - Delacombe VIC 3356



About United Children - Ballarat South West

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United Children Child Care and Kindergarten Ballarat (Delacombe) is a family owned and operated child care kindergarten centre. We understand that it is not an easy decision as a parent when it comes to choosing the right child care for your most precious and adored child. We give you all the time to explore our child care centre, speak to our Director, our Educators and our Owner when you visit our centre.

Our child care centre develops indoor and outdoor programs to support a play-based curriculum and throughout the day, learning is supported through language, music, early literacy and numeracy, art and so much more to help children prepare for those early life skills.

We are located in Delacombe, near the Delacombe Township Centre. Our day is always filled with fun, play and activities that are engaging and interactive. From Junior Master Chef Classes, Kelly Sports Program and regular visits with our friends next door at Bupa Aged Care and so much more.


We pride ourselves on providing an integrated, innovative approach to early childhood education. We believe in providing children with a whole world of opportunities to express their creative and academic sides early on, to help them move on to primary school and beyond.

At our day care, your little one will benefit from an amazing host of activities that will encourage early learning and development. Our indoor and outdoor spaces facilitate play and learning through literacy and numeracy, art, drama, physical activity and science and technology.

United Children Ballarat is a beautifully appointed early children’s service that provides kindergarten education and supports a rich and diverse community. Our families come from, Delacombe, Sebastopol, Redan, Smythes Creek, Mount Clear, Bonshaw, Alfredton, Lucas, Lake Gardens, Nintingbool.

Our Mums and Dads from surrounding suburbs don't mind the travel to be part of our growing centre and experience the wonderful atmosphere our centre creates for children and families.

We love meeting new families and welcoming them to our amazing location. We want nothing more than seeing happy families have the most amazing and authentic experience with our daycare centre, and we look forward to providing the same for you and your family.

Enquire now about joining our family.

We are always happy to discuss enrolment with new parents. We also understand that you want the very best for your child/children and therefore you may have some questions for our friendly team.

If you are interested in enrolling your child at our location, or have any further questions regarding our service, please feel free to get in contact with our friendly team of early learning professionals.

We are committed to providing local parents with an impeccable standard of communication, and will be more than happy to answer any questions you have for our team or start the enrolment process.

Simply call us on (03) 5339 8738 or submit an enquiry form on our contact page. We will get back to you as soon as possible and with all the information you require.

National quality standard rating: Meeting National Quality Standard.

  • Long Day Care (Child Care Centre)
  • Occasional, Casual or Flexible Care
  • Vacation Care

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    • Long Day Care
    • $115 - $115 /day
    • for ages 6wks to 6yrs
    • Fee includes: Education & Developmental Programs, Meals Provided, Nappies, Sunscreen, wipes, bedding, incursions, excursions.
    • Vacation Care
    • $115 /day
    • for ages 3yrs to 6yrs
    • Fee includes: Education & Developmental Programs, Meals Provided, Nappies, sunscreen, bedding, excursions, incusrions. Additional Info: For Kindergarten age children who attend a stand alone Kindergarten that closes over the school holidays

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National quality standard rating

Overall Rating - Meeting National Quality Standard (MORE)
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Educational Program and Practice Meeting National Quality Standard
Children's Health and Safety Meeting National Quality Standard
Physical environment Meeting National Quality Standard
Staffing Arrangements Meeting National Quality Standard
Relationships with children Meeting National Quality Standard
Collaborative partnerships with families and communities Meeting National Quality Standard
Governance and leadership Meeting National Quality Standard

NQS Rating last updated: 16-Jun-2021

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  • Warmth & Empathy towards children

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My daughter has been going here for almost 1 year now. She loves her 2 days here and it has really developed her social skills, alter ness etc. my daughter has allergies to dairy and egg and they are fantastic for accomodating this. I highly recommend this center to my friends or anyone! The staff are amazing and always happy ??