New Child Care places in Hedland for 2020!

The Hedland Collective (HC) is excited to announce some great news for parents and carers looking for child care in Hedland in 2020!   In total, up to 80 new long day care places will become available thanks to a successful collaboration between the Town of Port Hedland (the Town) and the HC. This collaboration will […]

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Child Care in Hedland – understanding the issues

  Parents of young children will be all too aware of the problem we have getting access to child care in Hedland. When we last spoke to you about child care we were undertaking work to better understand what the issues were around child care in the Town. Since then we have developed a deeper […]

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Hedland Collective Steering Committee Expression of Interest Information

The Hedland Collective is seeking expressions of interest to join the Hedland Collective Steering Committee. The Hedland Collective is a driving force in the Hedland community, providing strategic direction and leadership. The purpose of the Hedland Collective is to further develop Hedland as a safe, vibrant community which attracts and retains residents and businesses. Over […]

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Taking Stock

Stand-by for some important changes at the Hedland Collective. You’ve told us that you want action. We’ve heard you. We are going to narrow our focus to key areas where we can really make a difference in the community. The Hedland Collective’s vision was always ambitious. In 2017 we identified three priority areas: Strengthening local […]

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Future-proofing Child Care in Hedland

The Hedland Collective is taking action to help solve the problem of the lack of Child Care services in the town. Initial investigations undertaken by the Town of Port Hedland suggest a potential shortfall of 300 or more placements, specifically in the 0-2 age group. We have already undertaken several facilitated workshops with all Child […]

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Getting ‘a step ahead’ with School-based Traineeships

At the Hedland Collective, we are keen to make Hedland an engaging vibrant community for all ages, and part of this is ensuring employment pathways for our young people. On Monday 2 September the Hedland Collective, in partnership with Hedland Senior High School, ran a workshop to gain support from local industry and businesses to […]

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Hedland Now

Over the last few months the Hedland Collective has been quietly working away in the background on projects that matter to the Hedland community. We have been working closely with our child care providers and other key stakeholders around Hedland to come up with a strategy to address the urgent need for more child care […]

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