The first few years of a child's life are crucial in terms of their development and well-being. These pages set out the various childcare options that are available and also the support services that are available to support their needs.
The attached documents give further information:
- Childcare in Liverpool - gives information about the various types of childcare available and help and support available.
- Free Early Learning for 2 Year Olds - gives information on the free Early Learning places available for some 2 year olds and explains the criteria for these.
- Free Early Learning for 3 and 4 Year Olds - gives information about the free Early Learning places available for all 3 and 4 year olds.
- Early Years Foundation Stage - explains how the Early Years Foundation stage of learning works.
- Early Years Consortia Information - provides information on how early years settings can access services and support to help them support children in their setting.
- A guide for families in applying for grants for support from charities - gives information on charities that provide grants to families and some guidance on how to apply for them.