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Kath Dickson Family Centre is a not-for-profit, community-based organisation that focusses on the wellbeing of families and children, specifically in the crucial early years of childhood, from 0-5 years. We were established in 1975 in response to the emerging need for quality child care options. Over the past 45 years, we have grown and diversified, but continue to remain true to the vision and values of our founder, Miss Kathleen Dickson.

Our Vision - At Kath Dickson Family Centre, our vision is to advance the education and wellbeing of children, individuals and families.

Our Mission - Empowering children, individuals and families through Education: creating confident and curious learners; Connection: to community, culture and each other; Engagement: community participation and collaboration; Support: compassion, care and encouragement; and Leadership: inspiring others to achieve greater things.

Our Values - Integrity. We are trustworthy and honest in everything we do. Wellbeing. We are committed to the wellbeing of ourselves and others. Belonging. We welcome and include each individual with respect. Lifelong Learning. We embrace curiosity and continue to learn every day. Resilience. We grow stronger in the face of adversity.

Coolum Peregian Beach Child Care Centre aim to provide the highest level of quality care and education for each child in a warm, nurturing and safe environment. Creating a feeling of acceptance and sense of belonging provides an environment which enables each child to feel valued, safe, secure and supported.

Coolum Peregian Beach Child Care is a Long Day Care Centre catering for children 15 months to School Age. Within the building is a Government Approved Kindergarten catering for children in the year prior to commencing school.

The friendly and professional carers at Coolum Peregian Beach Childcare are committed to offering an environment which enhances all aspects of each child's development. They are open 6.30am to 6.30pm 5 days a week, 52 weeks a year (excluding Public Holidays).