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Tasmania /Vic Chapter –Transforming The Early Years

  • 09 September 2016
  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Professional Learning Institute, Timsbury Rd Glenorchy Hobart
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A Day-Long Workshop and Site Visits in Tasmania's Cultural Capital, Hobart

Hosted at the Professional Learning Institute, this event will explore the wrap-around model developed to support children's health, well-being and development through engagement with children, parents and community support service providers.

It will also provide a unique opportunity to visit a number of the Centre's, including the award wining Chigwell Child and Family Centre*; a community hub delivering child-centred educational and community programs, health support and outreach services.

Download flyer Transforming_LEA Tas flyer.pdf

The program for the event is:


James Morrison

10.00 AM

CFC – Background, reasons, key aspects, development of program

Suzanne Purdon

10.10 – 10.50

CFC in practice

Centre leader

10.50 – 11.20

Morning tea

11.20 – 11.40

Community participation in program

Community members

11.40 – 12.10

The design of the CFC’s

James Morrison

12.10 – 12.30

Analysis and summary – 8 years on

Suzanne Purdon

12.30 – 1.00


1.00 – 2.00

Visits to centres

2.00 – 5.00

Join us for the day or stay on for the weekend in Hobart

Members - $90.00

Non members - $ 120.00

The registration fee includes the bus trips, morning tea and lunch. 

Questions? Contact James Morrison

* The Chigwell Child and Family Centre was awarded best 'New Construction Major Facility' in the 2013 CEFPI (now Learning Environments Australasia Regional Awards)

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