Here are some quick links to main websites which offer resources, reports and information to support and develop your profession and setting.
Disclaimer: Nurturing Health is not responsible or has any affiliation to the following websites or organisations mentioned below.
Support and Guidance
Staffordshire County Council:
Early Years Foundation: http://www.foundationyears.org.uk/
Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years
Children’s Health: http://www.nhs.uk/chq/Pages/category.aspx?CategoryID=62
Children’s Food Trust – Pre Schools: http://www.childrensfoodtrust.org.uk/pre-school
Food Standards Agency: http://www.food.gov.uk/business-industry/caterers/startingup/childminders/
Start 4 Life:
Public Health Children’s Health Reports (England priorities and local authority reports)
British Medical association Report: Growing Up in the UK
Government Consultation: Childcare regulation report:
The following are just some websites which offer activity ideas for early years, and I’m sure you could add to them! If you come across a great website useful to your profession, speak about it on the forum and we can add it on.
TES Connect - Early Years Activities:
BBC Early Years:
The Good Life:
Early Learning HQ:
Teaching Ideas – all subjects