Early Years and Childcare
We provide a range of high-quality services for families and practitioners who support children to thrive and develop, especially in the first five years.
Information and advice about childcare, activities and services for parents and carers, children and young people is available on the Family Directory which is maintained by the Islington Family Information Service.
Information and resources to support health and wellbeing in your Early Years setting is available in the Schools channel.
Latest news from Bright Start Islington.
Teaching and Learning
Tools and resources for practitioners working with children in early years settings, including childminders, schools, children's centres, and...
The Early Years Safeguarding Hub has information and guidance to support all Islington early years providers in safeguarding and promoting the welfare...
The Early Years Area SENCO Team (EYAST) offers support and advice for children with special educational needs and disabilities in Early Years...
Latest Coronavirus AdviceThe Childminding Hub has information and guidance for Islington childminders, including how to register your setting and how...
Early Years Funding
Information on 15 hours and 30 hours free early learning and childcare for two, three and four-year-olds. ...
What We Offer
We provide a range of high-quality services for families and practitioners who support children to thrive and develop, especially in the first five...
The Bright Start BlogAn online space for a diverse range of Islington professional perspectives on all things early years....