Parents, carers or guardians of children who were 2 years old (on the 1st March 2016) are eligible for the increased Early Learning and Childcare provision if they meet the current criteria for free school meals.
The Early Years Helpline helps parents by providing information and advice on all aspects of Early Learning and Childcare provision.
Our Early Years newsletters and useful publications are available for you to read.
Activities for families within your local area and support available.
If you are interested in becoming a childminder, we can support you through the registration process.
Please get in touch if you need advice, help or just want to give us your comments and suggestions.
Training courses for people who work with and look after children