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For early childhood education and care services

Play Active Program

Play Active Program – physical activity policy and training for Early Childhood Education and Care Encouraging young children to be more active Introducing Play Active, a new Physical Activity Policy for Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) centres. Daily physical activity provides many health and developmental benefits for young children, including healthy body weight, improved […]

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Order hard copy resources – Western Australian ECEC and OSHC Services

Western Australian ECEC and OSHC services who are registered as a current SunSmart member can order free resources by completing the form below. To see if your service is SunSmart, search our member database here. If you are not in Western Australia, visit www.cancer.org.au/about-us/state-and-territory-councils for contacts in your area. If you are in Western Australia […]

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Best Practice Guidelines for ECEC and OSHC services

Sun Protection. Best Practice Guidelines for Western Australian Early Childhood and OSHC Services. This document outlines evidence-based sun protection rationale and recommendations and details what effective sun protection practices should look like in ECEC and OSHC services.

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Supporting materials – becoming SunSmart

Click on each resource to download. SunSmart Child Care: A guide for service providers. This resource includes templates for policy and shade development, SunSmart education information, funding tips and fact sheets for parents. Suitable for occasional child care, long day care, family day care, out of school hours care of vacation care. Be SunSmart, Play […]

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Posters – Early Childhood

Click on each poster to download. Click here for more SunSmart posters. Sid Seagull says ‘Be SunSmart’. Write in the daily sun protection times. Is your family SunSmart? How to read the UV forecast Sid the Seagull – Slip Slop Slap Seek Slide UV Index – write in the daily sun protection times and maximum UV […]

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