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Early Education and Childcare

Early Education

All children, including children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND), are entitled to early education funding from the term following their 3rd birthday until they start school. This is available for up to fifteen hours a week during term time.



Registered childcare services for children aged 0-18 are usually paid for by parents and are available at:


For a maintained list of early education and childcare provision, please click on the below links


Ofsted Reports

If you are interested in viewing the latest Ofsted reports for each childcare provider, please click link.



Early Years and Childcare Services
Swindon Borough Council
Civic Offices
Euclid Street
Email: earlyeducation@swindon.gov.uk



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