Welcome to PACEY's latest news. Check back here for all PACEY announcements, news and views, as well as PACEY reaction to government announcements concerning the childcare sector. We'll also share reports and findings from regulatory bodies and our various partner organisations.

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NEWS: PACEY partners with HyperJar for member exclusive offer

PACEY has partnered with HyperJar, a money management app that uses digital ‘Jars’ to organise your spending, to give PACEY members an exclusive offer.


NEWS: PACEY receives letter from Children and Families Minister

Yesterday PACEY received a letter from the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Children and Families, Minister Will Quince MP, in response to a letter we sent in September to welcome him to his new role.  


NEWS: DfE commits to support children to take action on climate change

Today as the UN Climate Change Conference focuses on children and young people, the DfE has committed to put action against climate change at the heart of education. 


NEWS: PACEY responds to the Autumn Budget 2021

This afternoon (27 October) Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak made his Budget and Spending Review in the House of Commons. We have set out some of the key updates and PACEY's response. 


NEWS: Joint letter to Chancellor calls for investment in early years services

PACEY has signed a joint letter to the Chancellor Rishi Sunak ahead of the Autumn Budget announcement later this afternoon. 


NEWS: Funded PACEY membership in Wales / Aelodaeth PACEY a ariennir yng Nghymru

PACEY Cymru are pleased to announce that through additional funding from Welsh Government until the 31 March 2022 we are able to provide funded PACEY practitioner level membership to eligible individuals in Wales. 


NEWS: Investment for families expected in Budget announcement

This week details about the upcoming Autumn Budget announcements due to be delivered by Chancellor Rishi Sunak on Wednesday have been revealed in advance.  


NEWS: Exciting news on funded training in Wales / Newyddion cyffrous ar gyllid yng Nghymru

In line with funding from Welsh Government from October 21-March 22 PACEY Cymru are now able to offer a package of subsidised pre-registration training and support.  Yn unol â chyllid gan Lywodraeth Cymru rhwng Hydref 21 a Mawrth 22, rydym bellach yn gallu cynnig pecyn o hyfforddiant a chymorth cyn-gofrestru â chymhorthdal.


NEWS: Single mum Nichola Salvato will ask for Supreme Court ruling on childcare payments

PACEY continues to support single mother Nichola Salvato in her legal challenge around childcare payments.


NEWS: PACEY joins call for Government in England to #BuildBackChildhood

Today PACEY is proud to join over 700 organisations calling on Government in England to make a strategic investment in babies, children and young people in the upcoming autumn Spending Review