Our Family

photo of KUAR21 Icons Children

10,516 children 9,533 families

experienced the KU Difference.

photo of KUAR21 Icons Famillies

128 services

provided early education and care services directly to children and families.

photo of KUAR21 Icons Staff

2,054 staff

helped us make the KU Difference, including 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Staff

photo of KUAR21 Icons Members

3,716 members

formed the foundational basis of KU’s constitutional and governance status.


Our Impact

839


families increased their child’s engagement with the community through KU Family Programs.

2,285,581


total dollars invested in socially impactful programs.

679


children with additional needs were included in KU services assisted by KU’s Education Support Team.

13,741


hours of early intervention and allied health services delivered.

406


children from migrant families were welcomed through childcare in KU’s Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) services.

9,514


early childhood education services were supported by KU Inclusion Agency staff.

13,365


funding applications were assessed by KU’s Inclusion Development Fund Manager team.

34


research projects that KU participated in.

231


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children accessed early childhood education through KU services.

172,000


dollars raised by the KU Marcia Burgess Foundation.

7


early childhood education University and TAFE students supported through KU’s student awards and professional learning sponsorships.

5,159


educators and support staff furthered their professional development through KU’s learning and development programs.

353


learning and development sessions were delivered for educators and staff nationally.


Our Results


67 KU services


participated in 125 year celebrations

9,500 + acts of kindness


and celebration took place across our services

1. 7 million people


heard about our anniversary

357 Alumni


of former children, staff and families formed our KU Alumni program


100 %


services impacted

100 %


staff vaccination rate

100 %


office-based staff enabled to work from home

138


FAQ/fact sheets issued for staff and families

278


learning and development sessions delivered online

21,000 +


masks and Rapid Antigen Tests issued

$ 1,008,367


COVID-specific funding received

$ 2,154,824


invested by KU to waive fees for families