Cost of family day care

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What is FDC?

Family day care is approved child care that truly focuses on each individual child’s development, while providing high quality early learning in an educator’s own home.

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Benefits of becoming
an FDC Educator

If you are passionate about working with children and want to play a part in shaping their futures while running your own business from home.

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About our Educators

Our educators provide a stimulating environment that is inclusive of all children in their care. An educational program is developed around the national curriculum for all children to partake in.

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Family daycare is a great option for parents who need affordable, quality child care. While some parents are interested in family daycare services, they’re unsure if it’s good value for money. The answer is a resounding yes. Not only does it provide the same advantages as center-based care, it also offers benefits unique to its model. And all at a very affordable price. It is clear why daycare home services are growing in popularity. So, with that in mind, what do daycare home services cost these days?

Family Day Care Cost 2022

Let’s Go Family Day Care provides family daycare services across Victoria. For assurance, all our daycare services are conducted in accordance with the Department of Education and Training’s standards.

Parents often ask us what they can expect to pay for Victorian day care home services in 2022. The costs depend on several factors, including time of the day, age of the child, and the number of children. However, on average you can expect to pay between eight to seventeen dollars per hour for daycare services. Prices can go vary depending on the hours booked, and whether the educator offers additional services, such as providing meals.

In general, family daycare fees are slightly cheaper than other forms of child care. They also provide parents with more flexibility, as rates are typically calculated per hour. This is in contrast to the whole day booking fees of most center-based child care services.

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Family Day Care Is Great Value For Money

The child care costs of family day care are significant value for money. For a reasonable price, children receive exceptional day care home services from qualified, nurturing professionals. All of Let’s Go’s educators are skilled in early childhood education practices, and in caring for and engaging with children. Furthermore, they hold both a current Working With Children and police check, as do all adults in their household.

They are qualified in providing high-quality home day care services for children ranging from infancy to primary school age children. Our educators can care for up to four children at once, providing them with opportunities to meet other children.

Other reasons why Let’s Go’s child care service is great value for money, include:


Our family day care educators provide children with ongoing support, and unique, tailored learning experiences. Many children respond positively to the educator’s own home environment, as the surroundings help them learn and grow. The learning activities provided by our educators meet national quality standards and comply with national laws and regulations.

A relaxed, accessible environment. Family day care provides a supportive environment that promotes learning and engagement. For example, a family day care educator can provide a play based learning program for children. This allows them to learn and have fun simultaneously.
Flexible scheduling and price options for parents. Because day care home services charge hourly rates, parents will know in advance what they need to budget for. And many of our educator’s have flexible schedules, and can provide outside school hours care. Whether you need early morning or weekend child care services, family day care is here for you.

Contact Let’s Go To Make A Booking

If you would more information about our pricing and service options, then please reach out. You can call us on 0402 315 332 to discuss your needs. We will discuss your requirements with you, and explain how our daycare home services can clearly meet them. We can then work on finding you an educator that meets your budget and needs.

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