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We offer childcare in safe, loving in home environments throughout East Auckland which encourage your child’s learning and development while incorporating their individual needs and routines through low adult/child ratios and flexible hours. Call us to find out more.


We offer free weekly Play-group, Music and Movement Group, swimming and Playball sessions as part of our in-home childcare programmes. Your child will receive a daily diary of personal events as well as a monthly Learning Portfolio and a specific visit from our trained and registered teaching and learning team.


We offer several subsidies including 20 hours ECE for 3 and 4 year olds, WINZ child-care subsidies and our own, non-income tested subsidy. Call us to find out more.


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Happy New Year everyone ;-) CHRISTCHURCH 'Little People' lovers.....we are currently looking for some of you who live locally in HALSWELL- PREBBLETON - ROLLESTON - SOMERFIELD - BARRINGTON - HOON HAY - LEESTON - WIGRAM - and all directly surrounding areas, to join our locally owned and operated, boutique Home-based Childcare team.

If this sounds like you, or someone you know, who may have always thought about working in ECE or you would like a change of career while being able to be home with your own family, then we'd love to hear from you!

We offer weekly playgroup in a country setting, great support both time-wise and resource-wise, as well as the potential to earn a good income.

We have local families on our waitlist as Home-based care becomes more and more popular, particularly with teams who have great service on offer like Stems FROM HOME.

Thanks for your interest and feel free to PM us for more information and to make a time to meet ;-)
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Wow! We are so excited to announce, that after a year of hard work, commitment and many hours behind the scenes, that our new Christchurch Stems FROM HOME office has been certified by the Ministry of Education with a Full Licence. We are very chuffed and happy to have our Christchurch team sit alongside our Auckland team at the same level. Thank you so much to our incredible Stems team of Learning Advisors, our passionate, hardworking Educators, our Stems families and of course, beautiful Stems little people. We 💕 our work in ECE. Steph and Emma ... See MoreSee Less

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Stems from Home East Auckland and Christchurch shared Scholastic New Zealand's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Scholastic's famous BIG EVENT warehouse sale is returning to Auckland and Christchurch this week! With BIG savings on a HUGE range of children's books. --- Auckland Warehouse Sale @ 21 Lady Ruby Drive...

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Education Review Report: Home-Based Care Stems From Home

The Stems From Home organisation was established in 2011 and has two networks. The first of these networks was fully licensed in November 2011 and the second became fully licensed in October 2012. Stems From Home operates in East Auckland between Maraetai and Howick/Pakuranga. It currently includes 35 educators, who provide for 93 children and their families.