Box Hill Institute are replacing the current Lilydale Lakeside Children's Centre with a new integrated children's centre. It will comprise of 3 rooms for different age groups.
The centre will accommodate 3 year old and 4 year old kindergarten programs and long day care, a Maternal and Child Health Centre operated by Yarra Ranges Council, early childhood intervention services, family services, a local playgroup, and a toy library .
The Victorian Government is committed to providing high quality early years programs to give every child the best start in life.
The Government, through the Children’s Facilities Capital Program, is supporting local governments and other service providers to invest in early childhood infrastructure. This funding will respond to growing demand for places, raise the quality of learning environments and improve access to services for children from vulnerable and/or disadvantaged families.
For further information, please see the Children's Facilities Capital Program page.
Tectura Architects have been appointed to the project.
Melcon have been appointed to the project.