The following is a list of all the resources that are associated with Early Childhood.

Outcomes summary from meeting 4


This document summarises the outcomes from the Early Childhood Care and Development Policy Partnership meeting on 9 October 2023.

ECPP Meeting Four Outcomes - October 2023 - WEB VERSION - 20231201.pdf

Evaluation of Connected Beginnings: mid-term report 2023


We and the Department of Health and Aged Care commissioned a mid-term 2023 evaluation of the Connected Beginnings program. Connected Beginnings is an Australian Government grants program that helps Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children get the best start to life.

Inside Policy conducted the evaluation. It found the program supported positive early educational and wellbeing outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. 

Read the mid-term 2023 evaluation.

mid-term-evaluation-Connected Beginnings-20231121.pdf

ACCO Leadership Transition Framework


The Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCO) Leadership Transition Framework is designed to assist leaders in Connected Beginnings communities.

The framework aims to guide the transition of the Connected Beginnings backbone role from non-Indigenous organisations to ACCOs where there is agreement and support from the community.

2022_08_07_CB_ACCO Leadership Transition Framework_Final.pdf