Two parents with their daughter

We know you want the very best care and development opportunities for your child.

For the last 50 years we have supported around 14,000 Alliance member groups who deliver affordable quality childcare to over 800,000 families every year, through baby and toddler groups, children's centres, childminders, creches, pre-schools or full daycare in nurseries.

All of them are committed to your family and we work closely with parents and carers to ensure every child’s time at one of our members' childcare service is the best in can be: safe, secure, stimulating and fun

We also directly manage 108 childcare settings, the majority of which are in socially and economically deprived areas of the country.

  • Find available childcare in your area by contacting your local council's Family Information Service or use

Watch these early years stories and see the difference childcare can make: