What I'm tired of is Dads not feeling that they can speak up, leave work early to pick up the kids from day-care or school. I'm tired of the rigid structures in our workplaces that assume men won't take time off work when the kids are sick.
Associate Professor Susan Krieg from Flinders University tells us some key factors of a quality early learning centre.
What should you be looking for when choosing a day care centre for your child?
Associate Professor Susan Krieg from Flinders University tells us some key factors of a quality early learning centre.Read more
When I chose to use childcare, the Government of the time supported me. I was not afraid to make decisions about a gradual return to the workforce.Read more
“I’ve worked in many preschools and kindergartens in extremely underprivileged areas so I seen how children can benefit by attending day care to learn skills such as how to eat healthy, how to brush their teeth, and language skills.”
Here are the results of The Parenthood's childcare survey.Read more
Melbourne mum of two Eleisha Mullane who works as a public transport advocate, has ruled out having a third baby if the Federal Government introduces changes to paid maternity leave.Read more
The Parenthood is looking for engaging and creative writers to share thought-provoking and interesting stories to share with our network of members.Read more
Pregnant mum of one, Tamara Millard said she could lose 16 weeks of paid parental leave from her employer (8 weeks full pay) under the Federal Government’s paid parental leave changes.Read more
“I disagree with the term “double dipping”; paid parental leave rights are generally hard fought ... For government to abdicate itself of that responsibility divides women and makes that gap grow between us.”
Find out what you told us about changes to the PPL!Read more