Quality Care That Your Child Deserves

Welcome to Deakin & Community Childcare Co-operative (DACCC). We are a not for profit co-operative and an independent organisation based at Deakin University's Melbourne campus.

DACCC is a childcare service you can trust.

We are a 60-place centre that offers childcare places for staff and students of Deakin University and families from the community.

DACCC is committed to providing quality early childhood education and care to all children who use the service. Our work incorporates the the principles and practises of the Early Years Learning Framework, the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework  and the National Quality Standards.

DACCC is where your child can learn, explore  & grow

We offer the following services and facilities:

  • Government funded 4 year old Kindergarten program
  • Fresh nutritious meals are cooked daily (morning snack, lunch and afternoon tea)
  • Social skills program for preschool-aged children
  • Sun Smart centre
  • Techno Corner
  • Musical appreciation
  • 4 well-resourced playrooms
  • a large garden area
  • A staff team that is actively supported and encouraged to extend their professional development through both external and in-service training.

A holistic framework that promotes children to become confident and involved learners.

Why Choose DACCC?

  • Trustworthy and reliable childcare service
  • NQS Exceeding
  • Highly qualified staff
  • Playrooms & outdoor play areas
  • Variety of educational facilities

Give your child the best start in life through quality care and early learning experiences.