Bundaberg Baptist Family Day Care Scheme is an approved child care service. This means eligible families can apply to receive a reduction in their care fees. To assist you with the cost of family day care the Australian Government has a range of payments and services to help families.
Eligibility criteria applies and the amount of assistance varies from one family to another. Visit www.humanservices.gov.au to obtain an estimate on the assistance you may receive. The Family Assistance Office oversees the administration of these payments and services including:-
CCB – Child Care Benefit
Helps with care costs and is applied as a fee reduction.
JET – Jobs, Education and Training Child Care Fee Assistance
Help you with the cost of child care if you want to re-enter the workforce after having a child and are doing activities such as job search, work or study.
CCR – Child Care Rebate
Covers 50% of out of pocket child care expenses, up to a maximum amount per child per year. There are different payment options for eligible families i.e. paid directly to the child care service, or paid directly to the family.
For further information phone the Family Assistance Office
Telephone: 13 61 50
Open: Monday to Friday. 8am to 8pm