Occasional care

Occasional child care provides flexible care for babies and children from six months to five years.

Carnegie Occasional Care Centre

The Carnegie Centre is a Council-managed childcare service operating from the Carnegie Children’s Multipurpose Centre adjacent to the Carnegie Library.

Children from six months to five years can attend sessions on a term by term or casual basis.

Session times

Sessions are available Wednesday and Thursday 9.30am to 12.30pm (during school terms).

Bookings are essential and will be taken one week in advance.

Booking in your child

For term bookings and enquiries, contact 9572 5128.

You will need to complete an enrolment form before leaving your child at the service.

 Occasional care enrolment form(PDF, 156KB)

For further information regarding Carnegie Occasional Care casual bookings, contact us on 9524 3333.

About our service

Our occasional care environment is friendly, inclusive and respectful and staffed by qualified educators. We provide a program rich in play opportunities that enhance children’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development.

Occasional care information sheet(PDF, 428KB)

Other occasional care providers

Other local providers of occasional care are:

Caulfield South Community House
450 Kooyong Road, Caulfield South
Phone: 9596 8643
Website: www.csch.org.au

Godfrey Street Community House
9 Godfrey Street, Bentleigh
Phone: 9557 9037
Website: www.godfreystreet.org/*

Moongala Community House
824 Centre Road, Bentleigh East
Phone: 9570 3468
Website:  www.moongala.org.au/*

Murrumbeena Occasional Care House
107 Murrumbeena Road, Murrumbeena
Phone: 9568 4935
Website: www.murrumbeenahouse.com/*

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