Melton City Council Family Day Care

  1. About this service

    Family Day Care (FDC) is a flexible, home-based child care service for children aged between six weeks and 13 years. FDC Educators are carefully selected and provide a safe, secure, and stimulating home environment for small groups of children in the Educators' homes. FDC offers flexible access to child care including full time, casual, before and after school, school holiday, weekend and over night care depending on the availability of Educators.

      • Service name

        Melton City Council Family Day Care

      • Service address

        232 High Street Melton, VIC, 3337
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      • Phone

        9747 7307

      • Urgency levels

        For Children

      • Service area


      • Service hours

        Various times - contact service directly The Coordination Unit is contactable from 9am to 5pm on Monday to Friday. FDC Educators services hours vary.

      • Additional age criteria

        Provides childcare to children aged from 6 weeks up to the age of 13 years

      • Eligibility criteria

        Priority of access to FDC is given to children with parents who are working, studying or seeking work. For more information see website listed.

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type


      • Costs

        Contact service directly - Families may be eligible for the Child Care Benefit and the Childcare Tax Rebate to help meet the cost of childcare. For information on Child Care Benefit and Childcare Tax rebate go to

      • Languages (other than English)


      • Drop in service


      • Outreach


    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        As Required

      • Participation type


      • Secondary consult


      • Staff profile

        Qualified Staff

      • Who can refer


      • Referral mode

        Yes -

  2. Melton City Council Family Day Care