No parent, alone, can effect widespread community change, but parents, carers and supporters joining together can. Our voices will be too loud to ignore. Together, let’s call for a better deal for children!Read more
Expanding Paid Parental Leave and creating universal access to quality, inclusive Early Learning & Care and Outside School Hours Care represents a once-in-a-generation opportunity to transform our country for the better.Read more
The real question for Australia is not whether we can afford to have quality early childhood education, but whether we can afford not to.
– Wendy McCarthy / Inaugural Patron of The Parenthood
I’m determined to demand better outcomes for parents and families across Australia at this critical moment in history. To do that, I need you. I need your voices. I need your willingness to engage on these issues. I need you to be unwavering in your belief that things can be better.
– Georgie Dent / Executive Director of The Parenthood