PACEY Local is a
volunteer-led initiative, aiming to bring together like-minded
childcare professionals to alleviate isolation, empower newly
qualified professionals and share in best practice.
There's a free online peer support site, where you can connect
with other childminders, nannies and nursery workers in England and
Wales to share advice, concerns and best practice.
As well as an active online community, members meet face-to-face
to offer friendship and support. Every face-to-face group has a
who coordinates and organises local meetings. They act as a link
between PACEY, the local authority and childminders and
nannies in the local area, facilitating discussion and
One of the expected outcomes of PACEY Local is to improve
quality in childcare for parents by creating empowered, supported
and contented home-based childcare professionals.
If you do have any queries about PACEY Local, and the role you
could play, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team at
Want to be part of PACEY? Join online here or if you’re already
a member login to