• What are we doing?

    The Early Years and Childcare Service are working with Children’s Centres, Health Visitors, Job Centre Plus and the Babcock Early Years team to inform them about the extended entitlement. The Early Years and Childcare Service are also working with our family information service and communication team, to plan a publicity campaign for parents following the Continue reading →

  • Reference to 2 year old funding

    Please can you check your websites and facebook pages and remove any mentions of ‘2gether funding’. This is now being referred to as 2 year old funding.

  • Link to our Website

    Please add links to our webpages for parents on your websites and facebook pages: Early years and childcare

  • Grants for Charities – The David and Ruth Lewis Family Charitable Trust

    THE DAVID AND RUTH LEWIS FAMILY CHARITABLE TRUST offers grants for charities undertaking charitable projects, particularly those for specific medical causes, education and child care in England and Wales. Applications may be made at any time. The Trust will consider requests for grant support from various charities, not merely restricted to its preferred funding areas. In Continue reading →

  • Online Safety

    Please have a look at our online safety pages which includes the online safety toolkit and the e-safety newsletters for providers and parents.