Voices from Excellent rated services

Children

“I like that all the staff members are very caring and look after lots of people.”

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Chloe - Student
Forrest Out Of School Hours Care
Awarded the Excellent rating 2019


Family members

“The girls always say when they grow up, they want to come and work here. I think that shows how fun it is.”

Hadas - Family member
Forrest Out Of School Hours Care
Awarded the Excellent rating 2019

“They get to be so creative, they get to be mucky. Anything they want to be. To walk in here and see the colour and the noise and the controlled chaos of all the kids and all the activities they get to engage with, that’s a really beautiful thing.”

Sarah - Family member
Forrest Out Of School Hours Care
Awarded the Excellent rating 2019


Educators

“It was a really wonderful process to go through because at the end of it, you’ve got something to be proud of, regardless of the outcome. Because it’s something everyone can look at and go, you know what, actually, we do that really well.”

Kylie Keane - Educational Leader
Forrest Out Of School Hours Care
Awarded the Excellent rating 2019

“The Excellent rating is the recognition of what we do. What it means to us is acknowledging the things we do to support children and families in our space.”

Lisa Syrette - Director
AIS Caretakers Cottage Child Care Centre
Awarded the Excellent rating in 2014 & 2017

“It’s about setting an example to the community in valuing the most important phase of childhood.”

Carmel Ellis - Director
Indooroopilly Montessori Children’s House
Awarded the Excellent rating 2018