Childcare, children's centres and activities and events for babies, children and parents.
All 3 and 4 year olds can get 15 hours of free early learning and play a week during term time (from the beginning of the term after their third birthday).
Baby days are free activities for families and babies to do together.
Bookstart for babies from 6 months to 4 years.
Activities and groups for babies.
Free parenting courses, learn how:
children learn through play
to praise and reward
to set effective limits
to handle bad behaviour
Further information for parents and carers is available in the family information directory
Changes to the school admissions will result in more choice for parents about the right time for their child to start school.
A model admissions policy for schools with reception classes
A document detailing Frequently Asked Questions from Local Briefing Sessions about changes to admissions to Reception