Childcare, family hubs & early years education

Find information on childcare, childminders, pre-school education, and family hubs.


Want to become a childminder or Early Years provider?

Are you looking to become a childminder or set up an Early Years provision in Northumberland? If so, contact the Northumberland Early Years Team for advice and support at

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Early education: free entitlement

Information for parents/carers on free entitlement to early years education and childcare from 9 months old in Northumberland.

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Family Hubs in Northumberland

Find out about more about family hubs in Northumberland and where to find your nearest hub.

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Support & resources for childcare & early years providers

We offer ongoing support and information to current and aspiring early years and childcare providers in Northumberland, including childminders.

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Northumberland Early Years recruitment

There are many routes into rewarding careers within Early Years in Northumberland. Find out more below about how you can make a difference and give children the best start in life.

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