WHATS NEW!

COVID-19 UPDATE

Due to the announcement of the ACT entering a seven (7) day lockdown from the 12th of August, all Playgroups will be suspended until further notice.

For all up to date COVID information, please head to the ACT website https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/

All ACT Playgroup members will receive notification via email. Please also keep an eye on our social media pages for further information.

Stay safe all.

The ACT Playgroups Team

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JOIN THE PLAYGROUP ACT BOARD

ACT Playgroups is seeking expressions of interest from ACT Playgroup Members, past members and members of the general public, who are interested in joining our Board. This is an excellent opportunity to join a passionate team on a voluntary basis, and help develop and shape an exciting future for playgroups. The Board is responsible for overseeing the strategic direction of ACT Playgroups, monitoring compliance with policies, financial and legal requirements, ensuring good governance, and representing the organisation in the wider community. The Board meets twice each school term (snacks are provided and children are welcome). Previous Board experience is not essential.

For further information about the role can be found HERE, or is available on request.

To apply, please send your expression of interest and a copy of your CV to Kate at actpgboard@gmail.com  

INTERGENERATIONAL PLAYGROUPS

Playgroup Australia and ACT Playgroups has partnered with OPAN for the ‘Stay Connected and Supported in Your Community’ campaign in association with ABC TV + iview’s award-winning documentary series Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds. The delightfully inspiring season two, follows a group of older adults living alone who join a group of lively 4-year-olds in an intergenerational play school for learning, connection and friendship.

For more information on this program and our partnership with the ABC TV series “Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds” head to: https://playgroupaustralia.org.au/intergenerational-playgroup/