Childcare and Early Learning
High quality childcare can give your child a better start in life. It can also give you the freedom to return to work or education or simply to take a break from your everyday routine, safe in the knowledge that your child is in good hands and a stimulating environment.
There are many different types of childcare available, each of which offers different advantages and flexibility. You’ll need to work out what suits you and your family’s needs best, based on the hours you work, your budget and where you live.
Important Information about Childcare in Sandwell
Childcare providers have been asked to keep their information on this website up to date. However, we cannot guarantee this so please contact providers for their most up to date information.
Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) services may have changed the way they are delivered, reducing opening times or limiting face to face contact.
Please contact service providers directly if you have any questions about availability and accessibility.
Useful advice and information
Children's Centre News
Looking for something to do with your baby or toddler? Children's Centres are running virtual sessions during Covid-19 pandemic.
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