PANDA Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Australia

PANDA  Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Australia

Placement Solutions is a proud sponsor of the Post and Ante Natal Depression Association (PANDA).

PANDA provides a vital service across Australia by offering the only specialist national perinatal mental health telephone counselling service, as well as reducing stigma around perinatal anxiety and depression, and providing education services to health professionals and the wider community.

We are now helping to raise extra funds for PANDA through our affiliation with the Entertainment Book - click here to get yours today and enjoy all the savings whilst supporting a worthy cause! 20% of every membership sold contributes to supporting PANDA.

Learn more about PANDA by visiting the PANDA website


 

Membership of Professional Associations

We have memberships both Nationally and Internationally with the following peak body Associations:

Australian Home Childcare Association

Australian Home Childcare Association

Inaugural member of AHCA. Founded in late 2002 as the peak body for the DEEWR funded In-Home Care Government Approved Providers and their in home childcarers a.k.a nannies (Now Dept of Education)

Agency owner, Louise Dunham represented AHCA on the National Senate Steering Committee that wrote the National In-Home Care standards. She also represented AHCA on the Industry Reference Group for the new CCMS (Child Care Management System). Louise also served as treasurer for the 2007/2008 term. In 2012 Louise served on the National Committee as Vice President.

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INA - International Nanny Association

INA - International Nanny Association

Founded 1975.

The INA brings together a likeminded group of professional agencies, nannies and other nanny related businessess such as payroll firms to work together to inform and educate and professionalise the nannysector.

Louise Dunham attended the 25th Anniversary conference in San Francisco in the USA and since then has attended every conference in the USA and their first international one in Mexico.

In 2012 our CEO became an INA board member and was the first international member of the INA Board and hence the first australian on the board. During her board time she was Chair of the Ethics Committee and Vice President.

In May 2013 our director was honoured to receive an award for 25 years of service to the international Nanny industry


 

Child Wise

Child Wise

Established in 1991, Child Wise is one of Australia’s leading not-for-profit child abuse prevention organisations.

Placement Solutions is the first and only Childwise accredited Nanny agency in Australia and all of our nannies complete Childwise “Speak Up” training through our Training Partner, Nurture Training College.

ALL child care professionals are welcome to enrol in this very important course. 

To enquire about this course please click here. 


 

RCSA

RCSA

Employment is an issue fraught with challenges. Whether hiring a new employee, finding a temporary or contract worker, or searching for a new job, you need to be assured that the company you are dealing with is taking the issue as seriously as you are.

The Recruitment & Consulting Services Association Australia & New Zealand (RCSA) is the peak body in Australia and New Zealand for the recruitment, on-hire, contracting and workforce solutions services sector.

The RCSA sets the benchmark for industry standards.Our CEO is on the Tax Working Group Committee- 2016,2017.


 

APNA

APNA

The Association of Premier Nanny Agencies (APNA) is a professional membership organization for serious business owners who establish and enforce standards of professional industry practices.

APNA is a regulated membership organization that establishes standards in the nanny and household staffing industry. 

APNA member agencies have their contracts, applications and business practices scrutinized by peers to ensure that only the best agencies bear the APNA seal. Placement Solutions is the first and only international member of this American based association.