Some sites that we like and use regularly include:
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EYFS: Early Years Foundation Stage guidance from the Department for Education
The early years foundation stage (EYFS) sets the statutory standards that all early years providers must meet by law.
If you work, you could get extra tax credits to help with your childcare costs. The HMRC website has guidance and an online calculator here.
The place to look for HMRC advice on childcare vouchers if you work and your employer has offered them to you.
West Sussex County Council Childcare Pages
Deciding what type of childcare is best for you and your child is a big move. WSCC has helpful advice on the Childcare section of their website.
BBC Schools Radio: Nursery Rhymes
A huge archive of Nursery Rhymes and songs with videos and lyrics.
15 minute downloadable podcasts for 3-5 year olds from the BBC, with opportunities to join in with songs, traditional rhymes and stories.
The BBC Learning Zone offers a wealth of resources for children from KS1 upwards that are designed to accompany EYFS activities.
Advice from the NHS, designed to help you and your family eat well, move more and live longer.