Discover our village of impact
The work we do with children and families has an impact on who children are and who they become. Scroll down to read stories of the impact we have had on the wellbeing of children and families.
Our impact at a glance
Early education and care centres
Children and families supported
Children with disabilities supported with early intervention
Families strengthened with dedicated support services
*Data from the period FY2021-2022
A message from our CEO
"We see the whole child, their world and their family. We respect their rights and encourage them to participate and have powerful voices."
Kay Turner, Chief Executive Officer
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SDN children advocate for environmental responsibility
SDN Woolloomooloo invested in a native garden, composting system and stingless beehive initiative, engaging children and their whole community in sustainable practices.
History of SDN
We are a not-for-profit organisation with a rich history, serving children and families for more than 116 years.
Commitment to children
We are committed to enhancing the wellbeing Learning and development of children.
Our scholarship programs enable children to access quality early education, preparing them for their transition to school.