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Refer a friend, unlock rewards
Do you have friends or whānau looking for an Early Learning Centre for their child? Refer them to us and we'll give you both a $50 voucher, or $100 credit towards fees (not available for Home Based services), to say thanks.Learn more
Centre & Home Based
Every child and whānau is different. To give you more choice, we offer both centre and home based options. Both provide quality early learning and care but within different environments to meet your specific or changing needs.Learn the difference
Become a Home Based Educator
A Home Based Educator is someone who cares for 1–4 children in their own home. They provide a nurturing care environment while also stimulating individual children’s learning and curiosity.
Join and receive a $250 voucher and a $100 voucher per child starting care t&c apply.
Convenience of Care
Our diverse network of centres and home based educators across Aotearoa New Zealand means there’s bound to be a Barnardos Early Learning option near you.
The Barnardos Benefit
Our vision is to create an Aotearoa New Zealand where every child shines bright.
Your child, and their future, will benefit from our knowledge, understanding and experience gained from over 60 years of caring for Kiwi kids.