Articles mentioning: children

What to look for in an Early Learning Program

How to choose an early learning program to suit your family Deciding on the right early learning program for your child is one of the most important decisions you’ll make as a parent. There are many different types of programs available and as such choosing which best fits your needs can be difficult. To help, we’ve […]

Heart Beat Club – High Wycombe

This course covers CPR and first aid for common childhood injuries such as choking, poisoning and burns. Don’t miss this opportunity to refresh your skills or learn something new! When: Tuesday, 9th April, 6 – 9pm Bookings Essential. Contact Hila via highwycombe@meerilnga.org.au

School Holiday Activities – ideas to keep the children entertained!

With the school holidays upon us it’s time to start planning what you’ll do to keep the little ones occupied for two weeks! Meerilinga’s community centres located in Ballajura, Beechboro, Cockburn, and High Wycombe  will have a number of school holiday activities running. We’ve pulled together a quick guide to activities happening in each of […]

Grandparents outdated carers?

Parenting, who did it better, you or your parents? A recent outing to the movies to see Swinging Safari – the new Aussie comedy featuring Kylie Minogue and Asher Keddie – had everyone reminiscing about their childhoods and wondering – quite fondly – how we survived, so when the following article showed up in our […]

Meerilinga – A BRIEF HISTORY OF WHO WE ARE

Meerilinga Young Children’s Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity that promotes the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child; working with children, their families, early childhood professionals, planners and the community to raise the status of children in Western Australia. Meerilinga’s association with children dates back to 1911, to the pioneers […]

Scrapbooking Mornings

Encouraging new mums to join a fun group to learn how to make a scrap book for their new baby using your baby’s photos to tell a story around that story.

School Holiday Fun for Children ages 4-8

A fun session with Emma Barker (Education Officer, Southern Regional Council) enjoying activities for Easter made from re-cycling materials. Come and join us for a fun time engaging in activities, cooking and games.

Recycling Right – 3-6 years

A fun session with Emma Barker (Education Officer, Southern Regional Council) encourages children to create items out of recycling materials. Emma does a mat session before activities and story after activities.

Recycling Right – 3-6 years

A fun session with Emma Barker (Education Officer, Southern Regional Council) encourages children to create items out of recycling materials. Emma does a mat session before activities and story after activities.

Food Sensations 4 Week Course – Cockburn

Food Sensations for Adults* is a nutrition and cooking program designed to give you a good understanding of healthy eating, as well as skills necessary to purchase and prepare healthy foods. The program will provide you with a fun and hands-on learning experience, allowing you to cook and taste the meals you make.

Sing and Grow 8 Week Workshop

Providing music therapy services in the community for families with young children.  Percussion instruments, drums, ribbons, balls and parachutes are used and every family receives a set of Sing and Grow’s Key Parenting Messages and a CD! Families have fun making music together, learning new ways to support child development. A total of 10 families […]

Training College Information Session Beechboro

Learn more about studying child care with Meerilinga in Beechboro and meet the team. Meerilinga Training College promotes professional excellence in the early childhood education sector by developing Educators who inspire children’s curiosity and learning. We are a Registered Training Organisation (6000) with more than 30 years experience in early childhood education and community services. […]

Training College Information Session Coolbellup

Learn more about studying child care with Meerilinga in the City of Cockburn and meet the team. Meerilinga Training College promotes professional excellence in the early childhood education sector by developing Educators who inspire children’s curiosity and learning. We are a Registered Training Organisation (6000) with more than 30 years experience in early childhood education […]

Training College Information Session West Leederville

Learn more about studying child care with Meerilinga in West Leederville and meet the team. Meerilinga Training College promotes professional excellence in the early childhood education sector by developing Educators who inspire children’s curiosity and learning. We are a Registered Training Organisation (6000) with more than 30 years experience in early childhood education and community […]