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Our service has been operating since 2013. We currently have Educators based throughout the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Hunter, Upper Hunter, Mid-North Coast, North Coast and Western Sydney areas of NSW.


The Approved Provider of 24/7 Family Day Care is Lloyd Creek Pty Ltd. Karen Drinan is the Director of Lloyd Creek Pty Ltd.

Karen is Diploma qualified and has previously worked as an Investigator for the Dept of Education and Communities in the Early Childhood Directorate giving her a strong knowledge of relevant legislation and compliance issues. In fact, it was her experience in this role that inspired her to start 24/7 Family Day Care.


Lisa Stathakis is the Nominated Supervisor for 24/7 Family Day Care. She holds a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and has many years of experience within the Early Childcare industry. As our Nominated Supervisor she is responsible for the day to day operation of the service.


Ruth McGuire is our Coordinator and Educational Leader. Ruth holds a Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education and a wealth of experience in the Early Childhood sector. 





Kati Kirkwook is our Office Manager. Kati manages enrolments, general office enquiries and compliance documentation.






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