Opportunity Child works with a growing number of communities across Australia that are focused on improving early childhood outcomes and intentionally working together to create the conditions that children need to thrive.
We provide practical support to ‘backbone’ teams and community structures.
We use our social innovation hub to help communities find solutions to complex issues.
We use our helicopter view across Australia to take what is learned in and by communities, to advocate with ‘One Voice’ to drive systems change.
We remove pain points for ‘backbone’ teams and community structures so they can work more effectively to create greater impact.
We provide confidence that they have the best support to do what they can’t do themselves. We help investments in communities achieve the desired results.
We provide insights from the ground up and collaborate with other national field builders to synthesise this knowledge.
We bring community voice and “bright spots” of practice to the attention of key decision makers.
Opportunity Child is encouraging families across its national network of communities to celebrate National Families Week 2019 – Australia’s annual celebration of the importance of families.
In joining the Board of Opportunity Child, I’m looking forward to support the driving of community led initiatives that provides the strongest possible foundations for young people and their families to not only survive, but thrive.
Those that attended ChangeFest last month were part of the presentation of the ChangeFest Statement. It was a powerful reminder of the importance of applying a cultural lens across everything…
Wendy Mason will be joining Opportunity Child as our new Director of Strategy and Operations on 10th December 2018. Wendy has held significant roles as the Head of the…