News

Worry Woos Program

An emotional intelligence program for school aged children 6-9 years Port Macquarie and Wauchope

Ready Set Go – Get ready for big school

Port Macquarie – Introducing our six week group program for children starting school in 2019.

Speech Pathology Week 2018 Communication Access

Communication Access is the theme for Speech Pathology Week 19-25 August 2018.

Circle of Security

The Coffs Coast 8 week Circle of Security program starts on 6 September 2018. Register today.

Trivia Night Coffs Coast

Join us this September for the Coffs Coast Trivia Fundraiser

ECEI Pathways

Find out about changes to the referral pathway for new families of children aged 0 – 6.

Cases for Change

Early Connections Alliance is officially recognised by Early Childhood Intervention Australia for best practice in action on the Mid North Coast.

Mid North Coast Careers

Creating opportunities for young people to find out more about careers in Early Childhood Intervention.

My NDIS – Janalia Story

Six year old, Janalia has Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy. Read her NDIS story here.

Meltdowns Survey 2018

Your feedback helps to guide our programming and can be used to support our grant applications for new parent support projects in the future.

Swallowing Awareness Day

March 14th, 2018, is Swallowing Awareness Day. Did you know humans swallow at least 900 times a day?

Feature Special Education

Kerrianne White, Special Education Teacher, Early Connections Port Macquarie/Hastings featured in this months Focus Magazine.

Social Stories Workshop

Join us for a social stories workshop Tuesday 14th November 5.30pm – 7.30pm in Port Macquarie. Call (02) 6583 8238 to book.

Occupational Therapy Week

Happy #OTWeek2017! This week we celebrate occupational therapy and the positive impact our occupational therapists have on individuals and the community.

Thriving at School Workshop

Sara Philips parenting coach from Mindful Parenting, Mindful Coaching shared lots of fantastic tips and strategies for parents with children starting school in 2018. Thanks Sara.

New At Lake Cathie

Thanks to the Lake Cathie Ladies Bowling Club an incredible 62 Woolworths sticker books will help buy therapy equipment for local children with disabilities.

Speech Pathology Week 2017

During Speech Pathology Week, from 20-26 August, the Alliance encourages parents to think about their children’s communication and if they are concerned they can call for advice about Early Childhood Intervention, the NDIS and supports currently available.

NSW ACT ECIA Conference 2017

The ECIA Conference themed ‘Beyond Possibilities – Investing in the Future,’ gives early childhood professionals an opportunity to understand the NDIS and the impact on children with a developmental delay or disability.

Release of National Guidelines for Best Practice in Early Childhood Intervention.

For the first time, professionals working in Australia’s childhood disability services sector can access new Guidelines for Best Practice in Early Childhood Intervention.