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Information for childminders

We provide support for registered and prospective childminders.
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Find out about the COVID-19 restrictions.

All childminders must be registered with Ofsted.

Registering to be a childminder

For information on childminding training email early.years@lewisham.gov.uk.

Training courses

PACEY offer a wide range of training opportunities for childminders.

Other resources

There are drop-in groups for childminders and the children in their care held at many sites around the borough. These provide an opportunity for children to play and make a wider circle of friends. Contact the families information service for more information.

Childminders can join Lewisham toy library where they offer a wide range of toys.

Useful websites

Information for childminders