Projects and Partnerships
Outdoor Learning -
Benefits and Risks
The most incredible outdoor play and learning opportunities occur as a result of well considered design, planning and construction and by the pedagogy and risk/benefit philosophy of educators.
The Gums is excited to feature as a case study site in this new South Australian cross sector resource providing tools and information to help educators see the value of self-exploration, discovery and challenge for children’s development.
Rating and Assessment
Education and care services across Australia are assessed and rated by their state and territory regulatory authority.
All approved services are assessed against the seven quality areas of the National Quality Standard.
The Gums is proud to have received the rating of Exceeding the National Quality Standard in all Seven Quality Areas.
Healthy Families Team
The Healthy Families Team is a free service offered by SA Health for children aged 0-6 years. Located in Clare and servicing the Yorke and Lower North region, the Team consists of an Occupational Therapist, Speech Pathologist, Dietitian, Physiotherapist, Social Worker and Podiatrist.
Families wishing to contact the Healthy Families Team should contact the Clare Hospital
(08) 8842 6500 or 1800 003 307
Play Partners Early Intervention Services are an allied health team offering support to children and their families as well as young adults with a disability. The Play Partners team consists of Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Speech Pathology. Based in Clare, Play Partners offers centre based services as well as visits to homes, schools, preschools or childcare centres. Registered NDIS provider.