About

Welcome to the Child and Parent Centre – Mount Lockyer.

Our centre provides support services for families with children up to eight years of age.  We have a range of programs that we run each week along with services for you and your family to access including a Child Health Clinic and Allied Health Services which provides dietician, speech therapy, Physiotherapy and Occupational Health Therapy.

Programs on offer during the week at our centre include:

Story Time
Mondays, 9.30am to 11.30am
A fun way to introduce your child to language. Supported by Albany Public Library. Please bring a piece of fruit.

LEAF (Linking Education and Families)
Tuesdays
Kindy Transition program with a focus on school readiness for children. Please contact us for more information.

Mount Lockyer Playgroup
Wednesdays, 9.00am to 11.00am
A great place to meet, play and learn. Please bring a piece of fruit.

Baby’s First Playgroup
Wednesdays,1.00pm to 2.30pm
For parents with babies up to 8 months (not suitable for older children to attend). A great place to meet other new parents.

Play Circle
Wednesdays,1.00pm to 2.30pm
For parents and children aged 8 months to 18 months (not suitable for older children to attend). A great place to meet other families.

Lift Off To Learn 
Thursdays, 9.30am to 11.30am
Learn through play as preparation for Kindy for Aboriginal families with young children.

Jumping Joeys
Fridays, 9.30am to 11.00am
Moving games that develop muscle strength and gross motor skills followed by an activity and free play. Please bring a piece of fruit.

We also run programs from some of our surrounding schools and throughout the year we run a range of parenting sessions and workshops. Please contact us for more information.

We have a Child Health Clinic located at our Centre. Please phone 98416157 for appointments or more information.

The Child and Parent Centre – Mount Lockyer is managed by Wanslea. The Centre is located below the host school Mount Lockyer Primary School and supports the surrounding schools Yakamia Primary School, Spencer Park Primary School, John Calvin School, Parklands School, Bethel Christian School.

For further information please telephone 9843 0071 or 0408 806 405 or you can email cpc@wanslea.asn.au.