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About Balga Early Learning Centre

The Salvation Army Balga Early Learning Centre (ELC) has been a part of the Balga community for over 30 years.

We strive to combine quality learning in a comfortable, friendly, family-based environment that gives your child a real sense of belonging. Our extensive experience in childcare and vast knowledge of a child’s development in the early years of life means that as a parent, you will be choosing the best possible care and education experience for your child.

At Balga ELC, we want to: 

  • Support children to be the best they can be
  • Nurture and cultivate your child’s personality
  • Positively impact our community by sustaining good relationships with all families

For more information on our curriculum and care, contact Jo Ineson at to book a tour or simply pop in for a visit at your convenience.

“A person’s a person, no matter how small.”
Dr. Seuss - Horton Hears a Who!

Contact Us


14 – 18 Lavant Way, Balga



8.30am – 12.30pm every day


7am – 6pm

ELC Enquiry


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Child Health Centre

By admin | August 29, 2020

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By admin | August 29, 2020

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Our Story

By admin | August 29, 2020

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