October 15, 2022
Labor’s commitment to increase paid parental leave
The Albanese government’s commitment to expand paid parental leave from 18 to 26 weeks represents overdue and welcome reform that will positively impact children, parents and families, according to The Parenthood.
October 11, 2022
The Parenthood Newsletter October
We don't want to alarm you but it's October. Already! 🙈🙈🙈 Halloween will be here in no time and then it's downhill to Christmas. The good news from us is that it's been a month filled with wins for parents and children.
September 27, 2022
We welcome Labor’s ‘Cheaper Childcare’ legislation
The Parenthood welcomes the introduction of Labor’s ‘Cheaper childcare’ legislation that will cut the cost of early childhood education and care for more than one million Australian families. Our media release.
September 26, 2022
The Parenthood backs Independents’ motion
We welcome a motion to be introduced in the House of Representatives by Zali Steggall, calling on the government to expand paid parental leave and bring forward the starting date for the ‘Cheaper Childcare’ changes.
September 19, 2022
Select committee on work and care
Our executive director, Georgie Dent will give evidence to the Senate’s Select Committee hearing on Work and Care this Tuesday (20/09). Georgie will provide the committee with recommendations developed by The Parenthood.
September 07, 2022
The Parenthood backs early educators and teachers
The unprecedented nationwide shut-down of early childhood education and care is proof the workforce is at breaking point, according to The Parenthood. Early educators and teachers deserve better.
September 06, 2022
The Parenthood - Newsletter September
Somehow another month has passed which means it’s time for an update on what’s been happening around here. Last week’s Jobs and Skills Summit was a real highlight. We hope you are well and enjoy our newsletter!
August 31, 2022
VIC and NSW State Elections - Get Involved!
It’s time to call for the early learning families deserve at a state level! We know, we know, it might feel like we only just had an election in May, but the state elections are a key moment to put early learning and care at the top of the agenda.