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Change4Life Workforce Training

Change4Life Workforce Training A free, new Change4Life Service is now available in Kensington and Chelsea, and Westminster to support children, young people and families most at risk of poor health outcomes to eat well and keep active. The service will be delivered by Family Action,…

Childcare arrangements

During the period of national lockdown, schools, alternative provision, special schools, and colleges will remain open to vulnerable children and young people and the children of critical workers only. All early years providers (including registered childminders but not including reception years in primary schools) can…

Childcare survey - your views matter

The council’s Early Education and Childcare Service wants to know your experience finding and using nursery places and childcare. Please take a few minutes to tell us what you think:

Childcare vacancies and reception

In this section, you can find information about early education and childcare vacancies in Kensington and Chelsea.  Below are links to settings and providers that currently advertise vacancies:  Tabernacle School currently have six, term time only, 3-4 fully funded places available - The only program that…

Disability Access Fund

From April 2017, the Government introduced new funding for Early Years childcare providers to enable them to offer more places to young children with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND). This funding is called the Disability Access Fund (DAF). The DFA is available to Early Years…

Enhanced SEN Inclusion Fund (SENIF)

The Enhanced SEN Inclusion Fund (SENIF) is available to ensure the inclusion of children with additional needs in early education.  The Enhanced SENIF is for:  3- and 4-year olds (no matter where they live) who are taking up any number of hours of free entitlement who…

Family Information Service

An important part of the RBKC Early Help Offer includes providing families with the information advice and guidance they need to be able to help themselves, with minimum involvement from services. Information on local and national support services can be found within the related links…

Funded early education and childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds

Please information about funded early education and childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds in the following link: Funded early education and childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds 

HEP Training to support the Healthy Early Years London awards

HEP Training to support the Healthy Early Years London awards Summer 2021 training calendar  If you have any questions, please contact: Viktorija ZdanoviciuteHealthy Early Years LeadKensington and Chelsea, and WestminsterTel: 07889583667Email:

Internet Safety Guides

Download the Internet safety Guides for parents of children of all ages.

NHS Flu vaccination programme for 2/3 year olds

Update on NHS Flu vaccination programme for 2-3 year olds It’s more important than ever for those who need it to get their flu vaccination, to help protect us all from the threat of flu and COVID-19 this winter. All children aged 2 and 3…

Paying for childcare

Information on the benefits, schemes and allowances that may help towards your childcare costs. Also find: links to calculators to work out how much you may save and who to speak to for further help. Is your child 2, 3 or 4 years old?  All…

Providers Offering 30 Hours Free Childcare

A list of participating providers for the 30 Hours Free Childcare for 3 and 4 year olds can be found below: The list is divided into Childminders, Nurseries and Schools which offer this entitlement.

Transitions during the Early Years

Starting nursery or school is a big milestone in your child’s life and can be both an exciting and anxious time for the child and parents/carers. Below are a few tips that can help to make this new transition as smooth as possible for your…

What to expect, when? Guidance to your child’s learning and development in the early years foundation stage

How to use this guide The Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (EYFS) sets out the learning and development stages for children as they grow from birth to five years. For those working in the early years - whether in a nursery, pre-school, a childminder or…
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