Following the closure of Great Yarmouth Community Trust, two early years providers in Lowestoft closed on 28 November 2019.
- Little Ducks Nursery St Peter's Street, Lowestoft NR32 2NB
- Ladybird Day Care Kirkley Children's Centre NR33 0LU
Support for parents
We are aware that the sudden closure of childcare providers will cause difficulties for many families in Suffolk.
For parents wanting to recover childcare funds from nurseries or if you have left any personal items in either of the premises or any others who feel they are owed money - there will be an arranged time for parents and staff to pick up their belongings.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0330 024 0888.
Arranging new childcare
We are working as quickly as possible to urgently make sure you can find alternative childcare and early education in the area. We will update this page regularly with details.
Funded childcare places for two, three and four-year-olds can be taken up with a new provider.
Search for a new early education and childcare provider
If you are unable to find the information you need our search for childcare page can help.
Alternatively, you can:
We will provide as much support as possible to help you find alternative childcare places. If your child has a special educational need or disability, we will make sure that their needs can be met when helping you find an alternative place.