All children and their families succeed
Five core Elements
Evidence-based strategies to achieve outcomes for children, families and communities.
Schools as the place to support disadvantaged communities.
Our Place is a holistic place-based approach to supporting the education, health and development of all children and families in disadvantaged communities by utilising the universal platform of a school.
Our vision is that all children and their families succeed in life. We aim to reshape the service system by influencing changes in policies and practices that address the structural causes of disadvantage.
that education is
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improving the lives
of children and
Weekly Storytime sessions at Korayn Birralee Family Centre provides families with an opportunity to engage in a targeted early literacy program within…
Our Place is highlighting the importance of lifelong learning during Adult Learners Week, an annual education event from 1 – 8 Septembe…
Making time for a story each day can help your child’s early brain development, which will then help them succeed during…
Our Place is an initiative of the Colman Education Foundation. Through the Foundation’s ten-year partnership with the Victorian state government, Our Place is being implemented in ten school sites across Victoria, with the support of philanthropic partners.