Articles and Advice

Click on each of the headings below to reveal relevant articles and information.  Then from the lists of articles showing under each heading select the topic, issue or question you are most interested in.  

There are no articles in this category. If subcategories display on this page, they may have articles.


Why Shopper Reviews?  The reviews published on this page are written by parents and highlight for all parents the different things to check for and questions to ask when choosing an ECE service.  

Submit a review: If you have a young child and are currently looking for care Contact us and let us know you are interested in being a reviewer. 


Clear, straight-forward information is given here in these broad-ranging articles on child health, care, safety and well-being.  We won't try to cover up any unpleasant truths because as a parent you need to know the good and the bad so you can be the best help and support to your child that you can be.  

Let us know if there is a topic that you would like to see covered here.  

The articles in this section will help to take away the mystery on educational and curriculum matters.


Charging practices vary across the different types of ECE services and between individual services.  The information in the many articles in this section will help to inform you about your rights and also your financial obligations.

This section is in development.  Watch this space. More of the most wonderful and greatest activities of all time for children will be shown here, with tips and guidance for adults. 

duck clip boardIs it becoming a struggle to sort out care arrangements? There are many different options.  
See the variety of options and information contained in the articles below. 

Further Information for Parents

Go to our directory - Find other services in your area

Go to our directory - Find other services in your area

There are many different types of services to select from. Services differ in their standards and quality. Services have different hours and fee charges. Spend some time looking around. Add your review to the service's listing page to let other parents know your findings. Read More
  • 1
  • 2