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Buttercups is opening a new centre in Honeywood – Wandi on the 5th of October 2020. We are currently *** ACCEPTING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST ***  and will be ready to take on enrolments from the 3rd of August 2020. The centre is located on the corner of Lyon Road and

June 9, 2020

Infant Mental Health

Infant Mental Health Awareness Week runs every June to highlight the importance of babies’ emotional wellbeing and development. The Australian Association for Infant Mental Health Ltd (AAIMH) primary focus is to draw attention to the importance of the healthy social and emotional development of infants (0 to 3 years) in Australia. The
Building resilience through play is more crucial than ever. Resilience is important for children’s mental health as children with greater resilience are better able to manage stress, which is a common response to difficult events and with COVID-19 this is more important than ever before! Building resilience in children helps

May 26, 2020

Tummy time!

We know that it’s safest for babies to always sleep on their backs, but that means infants spend up to 15 hours a day facing the ceiling. As a result, babies have fewer chances to practice using their arms, back, neck, and head to lift themselves up. At early learning
Buttercups has joined the group of best practice & top quality childcare and early learning centres using OWNA – The Childcare App.  This App enables our families to view details about their child’s day at Buttercups like nappy changes, sleep times, bottles etc. right on their phones in addition to