Child Care Articles & Tips
The first things most visitors to CareforKids.com.au want to know is where they can find child care and how much it will cost.
The Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is the main government payment available to support families with the cost of child care.
There are two types of Family Tax Benefit - Part A and Part B.
Child care is an expensive necessity for most Australian families, however, financial support is available via the Child Care Subsidy and a range of other subsidies
The Paid Parental Leave scheme provides two government-funded payments - Parental Leave Pay and Dad and Partner Pay.
Eligibility criteria with regards to nannies and au pairs, can be confusing, this article clears up the questions and explains why nannies and au pairs still make sense for many families.
For many families, grandparent care is a convenient, cost-effective, and an emotionally enriching child care option that allows parents to work and provides opportunities for young children and older relatives to bond.
Dad and Partner Pay is a Government-funded payment for dads and partners (including adoptive parents and same sex couples) who are caring for a newborn or adopted child.