NMC is currently supporting Murrindindi Shire Council in enhancing early years infrastructure and workforce planning, addressing the anticipated demands from Victoria’s ‘Best Start Best Life’ reforms. This comprehensive project involves thorough analysis of current and future state of early years in the region, and collaborating with regional stakeholders to pinpoint challenges in the early years sector. NMC’s strategic approach includes developing a robust roadmap and actionable initiatives, ensuring the shire’s readiness for increased demand and elevating the standard of early years services in the community.