Parent Support

On this page are links to websites where you can find more information about the Early Years sector and some of the agencies we work with as an early education provider. Our partnership with these agencies ensures that we are keeping up to date with nursery practices and providing our children with the best possible care and early education.

We have also provided links to websites that are designed to help parents support their child’s learning and development at home, and we would encourage all parents to have a look at these. Research has found that families have the greatest influence on children in the early years of life, and what children do at home has a significant impact on all aspects of their development.


Early Years Education
Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/early-years-foundation-stage-framework--2
Parents guide to the EYFS - https://www.foundationyears.org.uk/files/2014/08/EYFS_Parents_Guide-amended.pdf
Ofsted Inspection for Carousel Day Nursery and Pre-School - https://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/provider/16/402030

Supporting parents
Tips for Talking
https://literacytrust.org.uk/parents-and-families/
https://www.librariesconnected.org.uk/page/librariesfromhome#Libraryevents
https://www.earlyyearspdp.com/course/view.php?id=30
https://www.bbc.co.uk/tiny-happy-people

Partner agencies
National Day Nurseries Association - https://www.ndna.org.uk/
Early Years Alliance - https://www.eyalliance.org.uk/

Finance
Help with childcare costs - https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs