Our Family

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10,516 children 9,533 families

experienced the KU Difference.

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128 services

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

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2,054 staff

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

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3,716 members

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

Our Impact


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


total dollars invested in socially impactful programs.


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


hours of early intervention and allied health services delivered.


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


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


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


research projects that KU participated in.


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


dollars raised by the KU Marcia Burgess Foundation.


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


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


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


FAQ/fact sheets issued for staff and families


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