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ORIGINS – Quality Home-based Education and Childcare

When l was searching for a home based care provider I consulted 4 different organisations, collected all the information and compared them. Origins was by far the most economical option with a very reasonable hourly rate and no holding fees - a really important factor when trying to balance the salary I receive versus childcare costs.

Origins found a great educator who is the perfect match for my wee girl. Tia just loves spending the day with Di and squeals with excitement when we arrive in the morning -— it's easy to see that she is very comfortable in her environment and really well cared for.

Tia is thriving in the home based environment with the ratio of 1 educator to 4 children and the constant attention she gets; she is learning new things all the time, she has a great set of manners developing and has really come out of her shell since she began going to Di's at the beginning of 2014.

Origins have great range of resources including plunket car seat hire and a toy library meaning there is always new and exciting things for the children to play with. They also have a number of play groups they attend each week which provides the opportunity to socialise with a larger number of children on a regular basis — it's the best of both worlds!


The reason that we chose Origins:

Our experience of having our son Carter within the Origins Family Daycare Service was positive.

I unreservedly recommend Origins Family Daycare Service.


In my experience, “Origins” is a family based child care organisation where my Granddaughter has been always happy to go to, and where she has been loved, well cared for, taught well, and has thrived.


We love how our child’s educator treats all the children as individuals, with all their needs met.

Plunket car seat hire paid by Origins.

My child gets to experience many different outings.

My child is very happy and doing well with his educator.


Why we chose Origins for Corin


Origins has great prices with no hidden extras to pay.

Origins really encourages learning and facilitates independence.

Michelle & Jarrad

Nikki & Steve



Stella enjoys learning and playing with her friends.

Origins is the BEST and affordable option for our whanau.


We,ve found Origins to represent value for money.

They have had the flexibility to fit in with our changing needs and to offer a safe and caring environment for our son to grow up in.

Happy Parents

When first looking at childcare options for my daughter Lucy, a friend suggested home based care through Origins. That was 7 years ago.

We met Carol and haven’t looked back. Carol has been like an extension to our family, looking after our children over the years, providing a safe loving family environment.

We love the flexibility home based care offers while being affordable.

Enjoy the morning and evening chats about what Willem has been up to for the day.

Love the variety the kids experience at home, playgroups and organised trips, and most importantly the kids love going.

With Willem about to start school we will be sad to close the chapter, but would highly recommend Origins Child Care to all.