Childcare information and support for parents and providers

Parents looking for childcare and information about funded early education for 2, 3 and 4 year olds, or childcare providers looking for support and advice.
Guidance for childcare providers
Resources and information to support new and existing childcare providers based in Suffolk.
Childcare support for parents and carers
Get advice about finding and choosing childcare and how to access the funded early education entitlement for children aged 9 months to 4 years old.
The Parent Hub
A single place for Suffolk parents or carers to find parenting advice and support to help their child's development.
Childcare Sufficiency Assessment
The Childcare Act 2006 gives local authorities an important role in shaping the childcare market in their area.
Early years and childcare strategy
Read our early years and childcare strategy for families, children and young people.
Working in the early years sector
There is currently a great demand for people to work in the early years, caring for and educating children aged 0-5.