The Childcare Act is now law, and from September 2017, 3- and 4-year-olds of working parents in England will eligible for 1140 hours of government-funded childcare per year – the equivalent of 30 hours per week over 38 weeks of the year.
PACEY Member Stephanie Brown reached the final in the Networking Mummies UK Ltd Recognition National Business Awards
Read a round-up of some of the latest events that PACEY has attended
National Children's Day this year is exploring the role adult mental health plays in child mental health.
PACEY is supporting a new campaign that aims to overturn the Government’s decision to only accept GCSEs in English and Maths as qualifications for Level 3 Early Years Educators, and instead allow Functional Skills alongside GCSE qualifications.
Ofsted's online registration application service will be unavailable between Monday 9 and Sunday 15 May 2016.
PACEY is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted in four categories of the prestigious Memcom Awards 2016.
A brand new online support tool called MindEd for Families has been created for parents and carers to support children dealing with mental health issues.
Have you experienced delays in getting a DBS check done?
Children's oral health is in the news again with recent figures suggesting that over 100 operations to remove multiple rotten teeth from children and teenagers are carried out in hospital every day.
PACEY is the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years. Formed in 1977, we are a charity dedicated to supporting everyone working in childcare and early years to provide high quality care and early learning for children and families. We provide training, practical help and expert advice
to practitioners working throughout England and Wales. We also provide peer support and encouragement through our nationwide network of PACEY Local volunteers. We represent the views and experiences of practitioners and champion their vital role in helping prepare children for a bright future.