Wynnum Family Day Care & Education Service provides the LINK program to all children in care when attended with their educator as part of their weekly experiences. The delivery is flexible both in terms of timing and location, with events being held from Monday through to Friday, extending through to school holidays specifically for school age children. The experiences extend on the individualised programs offered by educators in their own family day care environments, and include a mixture of one-off and continuous weekly activities.
LINK allows children to participate in a broad range of high quality activities within community settings by qualified and experienced providers. Activities at LINK are play based learning, including:
- Boppin Babies Music Therapy
- Pocket Rocket Multi Sports
- Fitness with Darren
- Yoga Motor Skills
- dane and art classes
There are multiple benefits for the children who attend LINK; boosting children’s skills including increased attention span, physical skills, turn taking and waiting, participating in a larger group, following directions, problem solving and communication skills.
There is no additional costs for families or educators to attend LINK.