1. Child care options

    Early childhood care and education services including long day care, family day care, occasional care, out of school hours care and vacation care


    Services/programs

      Child care centres (long day care)

    • Brookfield Children's Centre

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9971 5092

    • Brookside Early Learning Centre

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9449 5330

    • Caroline Springs Child Care and Kindergarten

      Caroline Springs Child Care and Kindergarten provides child care and kindergarten in the local...

      Contact: (03) 9363 7622

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Community Kids Haven Early Learning & Kinder - Hillside

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9390 7409

    • Community Kids Melton Early Education Centre

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9747 6844

    • Dickory Dock Kids

      We are a high quality service that provides care and education to children aged between 6 weeks...

      Contact: 03 9747 3588

    • Early Learning Child Care and Kindergarten Centre

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9743 9443

    • Early Learning Kinder

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9746 0388

    • Eclipse Early Education - Brookfield

      We are long day care service providing care for babies from 6 weeks and children to 6 years of age.

      Contact: 03 9747 2657

    • Goodstart Early Learning - Childcare Centre Burnside

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 8361 7328

    • Goodstart Early Learning - Childcare Centre Hillside

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 8390 9932

    • Goodstart Early Learning - Childcare Centre Taylors Hill

      Long Day Care and Kindergarten

      Contact: 03 9449 7177

      Provided by: Goodstart Early Learning

      Referral by: self-referral / community support services / General...

    • Goodstart Early Learning - Childcare Centre Taylors Hill

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9449 7177

    • Goodstart Early Learning High Street Melton

      Early Learning Kinder Program

      Contact: 03 9746 6388

      Provided by: Goodstart Early Learning

    • Goodstart Early Learning West Melton

      Care and education of children aged between 6 weeks and 5 years old We supply all meals and...

      Contact: 03 9743 3112

      Provided by: Goodstart Early Learning

      Referral by: Self referral

    • Goodstart Melton Centenary Ave

      Long day care providing care and Kindergarten for children 0-6 yrs

      Contact: 03 9743 7623

      Provided by: Goodstart Early Learning

      Referral by: Service providers

    • Hillside Cottage Early Learning & Kindergarten

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9390 2100

    • Josie's Bright Beginnings Kindergarten & Childcare

      Contact: 03 9449 0777

    • Learn Smart Early Learning Centre - Melton West

      Learn Smart Early Learning Centre is a brand new, purpose built childcare and kindergarten...

      Contact: 03 8798 0010

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Little Munchkins Child Care Centre

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9449 4936

    • Melton Early Learning Centre

      Long day care & Kindergarten

      Contact: 03 8746 2544

      Referral by: Self referral/Community services/MCH/Health...

    • Melton Early Learning Kinder

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 9746 7008

    • Melton World of Learning

      Private Early childhood Education and Care Service offering Long Day care to children between 6...

      Contact: 03 9746 7853

      Provided by: G8 Education Ltd

      Referral by: Self Referral

    • Paisley Park Early Learning Centres

      Contact: 03 9746 9710

    • Penguin Childcare - Caroline Springs

      Contact: 03 9449 4999

    • The Sanctuary At Hillside

      The Sanctuary at Hillside provides care and education for up to 85 children per day from birth to...

      Contact: 1300 131 958

    • YMCA - Kororoit Early Learning Centre

      Child care centres (long day care)

      Contact: 03 8358 0700

    • YMCA Early Learning Taylors Hill

      Contact: 03 9307 5000

    • Child care information

    • Community Child Care Association

      Contact: 1800 177 017

    • Child Care Access Hotline

      Contact: 1800 670 305

    • Child Care Benefit and Rebate

      Contact: 136 150

    • Family day care

    • Melton City Council Family Day Care

      Family Day Care (FDC) is a flexible, home-based child care service for children aged between six...

      Contact: 9747 7307

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Occasional care

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program - Botanica Springs Children's & Community Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program - Bridge Road Children's & Community Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program - Burnside Children's & Community Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program - Creekside Community Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program - Parkwood Green Children's & Community Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program - Springside Children's & Community Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Melton City Council Occasional Care Program -Melton Central Children's Centre

      Occasional Care is an educational program that offers short periods of care in a play based...

      Contact: 03 9747 7224

      Provided by: Melton City Council

      Referral by: All families with children aged six months to six years

    • Out of school hours care

    • Creekside College Caroline Springs Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9361 4202

    • Melton West Primary School OSH Club

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9743 5818

    • Southern Cross Grammar Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 8363 2000

    • Cana Catholic Primary School Hillside Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 8390 9200

    • Coburn Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 0412 667 534

    • Exford Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 0419 207 638

    • Gilson College Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9365 9341

    • Hillside Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9361 5400

    • Kororoit Creek Primary (YMCA) Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 8358 0700

    • Kurunjang Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9743 0633

    • Melton City Council Vacation Care Program

      A fun and friendly program in a relaxed environment for primary school children aged from prep to...

      Contact: 03 9747 7200

    • Melton Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 0432 018 557

    • Parkwood Green Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9449 3600

    • Springside P-9 College Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9449 6400

    • St Anthony's Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9743 1401

    • St Catherine's Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9743 2166

    • The Brookside Learning Centre (Brookside, Christ the Priest OSH Club)

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9361 8600

    • Wedge Park Primary School Out of school hours care

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 0419 178 976

    • YMCA Early Learning Centre on site Taylors Hill Primary School

      School provides out of school hours care

      Contact: 03 9307 5000