Leading In-Home Childcare &

Early Childhood Education


We offer childcare in safe, loving in home environments throughout East Auckland and Christchurch 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 Playgroup, Music and Movement group, swimming and nature sessions as part of our homebased 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, 4 and 5 year old children and  WINZ child-care subsidies for those who are eligible.  Call us to find out more.


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Stems FROM HOME will be turning 10 years old next month and we would like to invite you to join us in celebrating this exciting milestone!

In Auckland, please SAVE THE DATE for Sunday, 21st of February, 3.30-5.30pm. We will be holding our celebration at The Howick Softball Club.....More info to follow!

In Christchurch, please SAVE THE DATE for Sunday, 14th of February, 3pm - 5pm. We will be holding our celebration at Inflatable World, Iverson Terrace. More info to follow soon!

Can’t wait to share cake with everyone 🎉😍💗🎉
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Here’s to a new year with lots of fun to be had !! Travel safe and enjoy the sunshine 🌞 ... See MoreSee Less

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Wishing everyone a safe, relaxing and magical Christmas Day and holiday season from Steph, Emma, Glenda and Sarah.

Thank you all for your love and support this year! Listen out for those tinkling bells on Thursday night with your babies 🎅🏼❤️🎅🏼❤️

See you in the New Year ⛱🌞
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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.