Coronavirus, early years and childcare

To prevent the spread of coronavirus and in order to follow government guidelines, families should only attend a Children’s centre if they have been invited to do so.

Childcare during coronavirus

If you are a key worker or you have a vulnerable child, you can apply for childcare 

The department for education has clear information for childcare settings that remain open for key workers and vulnerable children.

Children's centres virtual activities

We have a range of virtual sessions and support around early speech, language and communication. You can join us via zoom or 121 phone calls. We also have information on how you can get your early start vitamins and vouchers, Bookstart baby packs and activities you can do while staying safe at home.

Training sessions cancelled

All early years training, adult education courses and universal children’s centre sessions have been cancelled until further notice.

Useful practitioner resources

Resources and guidance for Tower Hamlets' early years settings delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) statutory framework.

On this page you will find useful resources and guidance around:

  1. Early Years Foundation Stage

  2. Early Years Inclusion

  3. Healthy Early Years London

  4. Safeguarding

  5. Two-year-old integrated review

  6. Other useful resources

Early Years Foundation Stage

Statutory documents

Children's learning and development

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Early Years Inclusion

Tower Hamlets person-centred formats

PDF Formats

MS Formats

Publications

 

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Healthy Early Years London

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Safeguarding

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Two year old Integrated Review

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Other useful resources

For parents

General

Presentations

Publications

Research

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