Yappera Children’s Service

How amazing are the mob at Yappera in Naarm/Melbourne?!

Yappera is based in Thornbury, Victoria and delivers high quality, culturally grounded, health and education programs to Aboriginal children. The Centre is a not-for-profit, Aboriginal community-controlled organisation, offering programs and education services, as well as a range of health and wellbeing programs and services for children and families, including:

  • Long Day Care
  • Kinder
  • Art, Music & Dance
  • Bush Kinder
  • School Readiness
  • Onsite Specialist Services
  • Family & Community Wellness

Yappera, meaning Belonging Place, is a gathering, learning and wellbeing space for Aboriginal children and their parents, carers, families and community in Naarm/Melbourne. The Centre’s philosophy is that all Aboriginal children have the right and opportunity to reach their potential through access to the highest quality care and enrichment in a cultural setting which strengthens their identity, cultural resilience, health and wellbeing.

Watch as they share with us their story and how they work with our children and their families.
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