Free pack for new parents

For the whole year of 2019, The Early Years Count is adding a wonderful new pack to the Bounty New Mother Bag.

The Bounty Bag is given out for free in participating hospitals to new parents when their child is less than 48 hours old.

The pack includes a height chart and booklet with information about early learning through the five ways: Play, Care, Talk and Listen, Read and Count, Encourage.

It also provides details about early childhood education and care options for little ones, including playgroup, Early Years Places and kindy.

If you are a new parent or primary carer and you haven’t got your Bounty Bag yet, visit a participating chemist to get yours.

Find out more about the early learning journey:

Published — 21 November 2018 Last updated — 05 February 2019

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