What is Nurture Together?
All children should have timely access to the wrap-around supports they need so they can start school ready.
Unfortunately, Australia has a significant number of children and families experiencing disadvantage. It is often these children, who have the most to gain from accessing quality early learning, that fall through the cracks and miss out. Those that do access early learning often don’t access the models we know will have the greatest impact.
Nurture Together is working to ensure that the most vulnerable children in Australia get access to the right supports in order to thrive.
What are we doing?
Building the evidence
We are replicating and increasing awareness of what works to support children experiencing disadvantage.
Enhancing sector capability
We are strengthening service leadership and capability to provide quality, integrated services.
Highlights of our work
Impact of integrated early years services
SVA launched two exciting new papers exploring the critical role of integrated child and family centres, the key enablers to increase their impact and pathways to scale.
Intensive early childhood program
SVA helped to secure more than $9 million of funding to support an estimated 200 of Australia’s most vulnerable children to access an intensive early childhood education and care program
Young Children Thriving
Transforming the early childhood development landscape for children experiencing vulnerability.
Transforming Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander access to quality early learning
Early Years Catalyst
Redressing the root causes and systemic forces that drive disadvantage in the early years.