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Early Years Providers

Those who provide childcare services have a duty to promote and safeguard the welfare of children in their care.

The Advice and Access Team can provide free, impartial information and advice on local childcare, including what is available to help with costs.

Email is

Telephone number  01782 232200.


The number to call if you are worried about a child or young person and think they may be the victim of neglect or abuse.

Telephone 01782 235100

If you think a child or young person is in immediate danger telephone 999.

Safeguarding Children Board leaflet no. 6 - An early years provider leaflet is available (Click here to view the document).

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