Playcentres in New Zealand
In New Zealand we have 400 Playcentres
The average cost is $0.91 hourly, $9.10 daily (10 hours)
The average Education Review Office Rating (ERO) is Well placed/He pai te tūnga.
Playcentre Articles & Tips
With a focus on child-led play and parental involvement, playcentres and playgroups have lots to offer families. Here, we look at the ways these early education services are run and the valuable experiences they provide for children, parents and their extended families.
More than 7 per cent of kiwi kids receive early education at playcentres and of all the types of care playcentres have the most children under two. Learn more about this family friendly, parent led type of early education.
Playgroups provide a fun and friendly environment for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, parents and other care-givers to interact. With a local focus and an informal feel, they're a great way for families to connect with one another as little ones learn, interact and play.
An overview of the different child care services available to families, including centre based care and in-home care options, and how families can access them.