Childcare options and search for childcare and early years education services
Use the links below to find out more about the different types of childcare available.
To search for local childcare and early years education services visit the Hampshire Family Information Directory.
- Childminder Agency
- Day nursery
- Emergency childcare
- *Holiday playscheme
- Nanny (and home child carer)
- Nursery school or class (including local authority and independent)
- *Out of school club (before or after school)
- Pre-school or playgroup
*The Department for Education has published guidance to help schools understand how to respond to requests from parents and childcare providers about wraparound and holiday childcare. Groups of parent and carers who feel that there is not sufficient childcare services in their local area to meet the needs of their school age children can request that schools consider developing appropriate services.