Choosing Childcare

Every type of childcare is different and has both advantages and disadvantages.

Suitable childcare for 0-2 years

Childminders

 Yes

Nannies/ Home Carer

 Yes

Day Nursery

 Yes

Pre-School Playgroups

 No 

Out of School Care

 No 

Suitable childcare for 2-5 years

Childminders

 Yes

Nannies/ Home Carer

 Yes

Day Nursery

 Yes

Pre-School Playgroups

 Yes

Out of School Care

 Yes

Please note: nursery school classes and most out of school care start from 3 years.

Suitable childcare for 5-11 years

Childminders 

 Yes 

Nannies/ Home Carer

 Yes 

Day Nursery

 No 

Pre-School Playgroups 

 No 

Out of School Care

 Yes 

Childcare Sufficiency

We have a responsibility to ensure there is enough childcare in all areas of the county. To find out more about what childcare looks like Staffordshire on available places, costs, hours etc and how the council will ensure how future childcare needs in the county are met, see our most recent summary report.

Further information

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