If you’re not able to make it to one of our in-person services, your kids can still enjoy our online Kidszone services by going to any one of our campus pages or if you’re joining us for a Sisters Night you can find Sisters specific Kidszone Ministry below.
Below is all the information you’ll need to know for Kidszone online and in-person.
Kidszone (Aged 1 – Grade 6) is a fully-fledged church, not a typical Sunday school or babysitting environment. It is a spiritual development ministry with full-time pastors, staff and volunteers. It has worship, offering, age specific ministry and fun. It runs simultaneously with all services, and is an integrated part of the life of Rivers, growing children’s spiritual lives.
1. At what age can my child begin attending Kidszone?
In person : From 3 years of age and potty trained.
Online : From 12 months of age.
2. Who will have access to my child whilst they are in the Kidszone facility?
In person : The Children’s Church Pastor, staff and volunteer team who have undergone a criminal background check& specific training.
3. Will my child simply be babysat?
In person : No, each age group participates in a full ministry program including praise and worship, offering time and a full ministry message geared especially for their age.
Online: No, each age group participates in a full ministry program including praise and worship, offering time and a full ministry message geared especially for their age.
4. What if mychild has any allergies, medical conditions or special needs?
In person : Please ask for a “Care Alert” wristband when checking your child in, so that we can ensure their excellent care whilst they are with us.
5. Who may collect my child fromKidszone?
In person : ONLY parents and guardians over the age of 18 years with valid ID stickers may enter the Kidszone facility and collect their children.
6. What does my child need to bring with them to Kidszone?
In person : A nappy bag containing nappies, wet wipes and a change of clothing (for ages 1 – 3 only). Children are given a small snack of wheat/gluten free “Oatees” cereal and water(Age 1 – 5 only).
7. Can I take pictures of my child inside Kidszone?
In person : We value your children’s privacy and security. Please help us keep our children safe by not taking any photos or videos while inside the Kidszone building/area.
8. What if I have other questions or concerns?
In person: Please feel free to raise them with our Children’s Church Pastor and team who are there to assist and serve you and your children.
Online: Please feel free to call your campus and ask to speak to the Children’s Pastor of Leader who are there to assist you and your children.
9. Can I leave my child at Kidszone while I am not at church?
In person: Parents/guardians leaving their child/ren at Kidszone must remain on campus at all times.
Online:We encourage parents to watch the Toddler (ages 1 to 3) ministry with your little ones so that you can help them to participate and engage with the worship and ministry.