About FDCA

Family Day Care Australia is the national peak body for family day care.

Through collaborative national advocacy, a strong research evidence base, and high public visibility Family Day Care Australia supports, represents and promotes the sector in delivering quality outcomes for children.

We are an apolitical, independent, not for profit national peak body that represents a national membership of family day care educators and approved services.

Together with sector stakeholders we are working towards a stronger future for family day care.

Our vision

Family day care is the natural choice.

Our mission

To represent, support and promote the family day care sector in delivering high quality early childhood education and care to more Australian children.

Our values

  • Equity
  • Professionalism
  • Excellence
  • Collaboration