Useful Information and Links
Here are some links to some external websites with other information you may find useful.
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS): www.foundationyears.org.uk/eyfs-statutory-framework/
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) sets standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5 years old. All schools and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow the EYFS, including childminders, preschools, nurseries and school reception classes.
Central Bedfordshire Council School Admissions: www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/school/admissions/landing.aspx
Central Bedfordshire Council Directory of Support Services: www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/children/sen-disability/landing.aspx
The NSPCC is the UK’s leading children’s charity, preventing abuse and helping those affected to recover.
Action for Children: https://www.actionforchildren.org.uk/
Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK’s most vulnerable and neglected children and young people.
CAMHS, Child and Adult Mental Health Services: https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/your-guide-to-support/guide-to-camhs/
Cruse Bereavement Care: https://www.cruse.org.uk/
Central Bedfordshire Local Children's Safeguarding Board: www.bedfordshirelscb.org.uk
The Children's Food Trust: www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk
Information from HMRC regarding 30 Hour Funding Options: http://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/
Home Start: https://www.home-startcentralbeds.org.uk/
Provides vital support services to families with young children across the county.
Shefford and District Children's Centre: http://www.shefforddistrictcc.org.uk/index.php
National Debtline: https://www.nationaldebtline.org/