Early Childhood Australia is also the sponsoring
Inclusion Support Service (CISS).
Children’s Inclusion Support Service
provides support, resources and training to children’s services relating to the inclusion of children with additional
The additional needs supported include
disabilities, cultural and linguistic diversity and the refugee experience.
Children’s Services supported include
Centre Based Long Day Care, Family Day Care, Outside School Hours Care, Vacation Care and In Home Care where families can
claim Child Care Benefit.
CISS is opened Monday
CISS is funded by
the Australian Government Department of Family and Community Services.