Kids and Parents

Health Country Kids

Child Health Services are one component of the overarching WA Country Health Service Healthy Country Kids program, along with Child Development Services and School Health Services.

Click HERE for a brochure

School Holiday Activities

Activities are run throughout the April, July and October School Holidays. Keep an eye out through your local school newsletter, community notice boards, check out the Shire Events Calendar or keep up to date via the Shire Facebook page.

October School Holiday Activity - 

Kids First Aid for Kindy to year 12's.   See our Flyer and Registration Form for more information. 

You can also download the writeable word document below, complete and return via email to cdo2@chittering.wa.gov.au 

Registrations

Registrations close Wed 25 September.  Please email forms to cdo2@chittering.wa.gov.au or submit in person to your school office or Shire Administration ASAP. 

Registration Form (Word)

Local Playgroups

Bindoon Playgroup

Bindoon Playgroup meets each Friday during school terms from 9.30am-11.30am.
Located at Chinkabee Complex, Bindoon.  All children aged 0-5 and their carers.
Meet: Fridays @ Chinkabee Complex, Bindoon
Time: 9.30am
Contact: Jenny Johnson
Mobile: 0411 383 876

IHC Family Playgroup

This is a play and nature based playgroup situated in Lower Chittering supporting parents and children from newborn to 5yrs old.

The playgroup will be running every Tuesday 9am to 11am during school term at the Lower Chittering Hall. 

Phone:

0413 658 717

Email:

IHCplaygroup@gmail.com

Facebook:

IHC Family Playgroup (closed group)


Gingin Aquatic Centre - Safer Swimming

The outdoor pool is open during the summer months and offers assorted classes including Swimming Lessons.

Gingin Aquatic Centre
Website: www.gingin.wa.gov.au/community/aquatic-centre-gingin.aspx
Email: poolmanager@gingin.wa.gov.au

For more information about how to keep safe in the water this summer visit - Keep Watch at www.royallifesaving.com.au.

Childcare in Chittering

The following childcare options are available in the Shire of Chittering.

 

Patch of Heaven Family Day Care

Email:

bhajh@bigpond.com

Phone:

9571 0268 or 0409 443 001

 

Maryville Downs Family Day Care

Email:

maryvilledownsfdc@bigpond.com

Phone:

0457 787 088

 

Ouma’s House Family Day Care

Phone:

9576 1705


Did you know that the Shire of Chittering has a trained CCR fitter at the Administration Centre. Give Lynette a call on 9576 4600 to book in and have your restraints fitted!Dental Health Service

Children from pre-primary until year 11 are eligible to enrol in the school dental service. The Moora Dental Van goes to most of the schools in Chittering so all children are covered. If your child attends a school outside of the Chittering area, they should still be covered by their schools dental health service.

If you would like to access these services contact your local school who will have contact details. Alternatively you may contact Dental Health Services on 9313 0555 for more information.

Child Car Restraint (Type 1 Fitting)

Frequently Asked Questions

www.roadwise.asn.au/child-car-restraints.aspx

Getting Outdoors in Chittering

The Shire of Chittering has a number of ways to get your family out and about discovering nature and each other. Follow the links to find out more.

Parks and Facilities - Discover the local parks and reserves, including camping areas and areas of natural beauty.

Trails - Take a walk along our trails and discover our local flora, fauna and history.

Events Calendar - Find out what's on in your community this month and get involved.

Other Outdoor Events and Initiatives

Nature Play WA
Early Years for Parents (0-3)