Childcare hub gets cash injection
ISIS Child Care and Family Support Hub in Childers will receive an additional $19,404 cash injection to enhance service delivery.
Member for Burnett Stephen Bennett welcomed the increased funding, which he said was a recurrent payment through the Queensland Government.
“The funding provided to Isis Child Care would increase from $94,596 to $114,000 as at July 1,” he said.
“Isis Child Care and Family Support is one of 25 hubs across Queensland to receive a share of $2.3 million in funding through the Queensland Government to support children and families through a wide range of early childhood development activities,” he said.
“These additional funds will assist the child care and family support hub to continue the great work they do in supporting vulnerable families in the community.”
Mr Bennett congratulated staff at the Isis Child Care and Family Support hub.
“The Isis Child Care and Family Support hub is multi-functional and a highly flexible resource, providing activities and services for families with young children,” he said.
“Centres such as the Isis Child Care and Family Support hub play a crucial role in communities and it’s great to see this local facility will be able to continue and build on the services.”