Useful Information and Links


Here are some links to some external websites with other information you may find useful.

Links:

Ofsted:  www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ofsted

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:  ‚Äčwww.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/school/admissions/landing.aspx

Central Bedfordshire Council Directory of Support Services:  www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/children/sen-disability/landing.aspx

NSPCC:  www.nspcc.org.uk

The NSPCC is the UK’s leading children’s charity, preventing abuse and helping those affected to recover.

Action for Childrenhttps://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/

Mind: https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/

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 Optionshttp://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/

Home Starthttps://www.home-startcentralbeds.org.uk/

Provides vital support services to families with young children across the county.

Shefford and District Children's Centrehttp://www.shefforddistrictcc.org.uk/index.php

National Debtline: https://www.nationaldebtline.org/