Latest News, Policy & Events

COVID-19 support for nurseries

See our FAQs and resources to help you through the coronavirus pandemic. Access a step-by-step guide on what to do if you get a positive case in your setting, plus a guide for dealing with the press.

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Downloading factsheets is now easier

We have updated our factsheet page on our website to make it easier for members to access them. Just simply click on the factsheet you would like to read and it will be instantly downloaded to your computer, instead of emailed to you.
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Maisy Goes to Nursery Story Day

We’ve teamed up with Walker Books to help celebrate 30 years of Maisy. Participate in our Maisy Goes to Nursery Story Day on Friday 25 June! We have a host of activity inspiration, resources and giveaways to support your day. 

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Sign the childcare sector review petition

NDNA is backing the latest petition calling for the Government to commission an independent review of childcare funding and affordability.

Contact us

We have remained open as usual with the team working remotely, to continue to support you. Please bear with us when calling, we will endeavour to respond as soon as possible. You can also email, contact our legal helpline for members, and see here for media enquiries. 


See our live virtual training  to support staff CPD during this difficult time. If you have an enquiry or want to book/rebook training please call us on 01484 407070 ext 228.

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To support you with the transition from EYFS 2017 to EYFS 2021 in September, order our Birth to 5 Matters and 2021 EYFS Statutory Framework printed and bound copies, and access our updated Supporting birth-2 and 2-year-olds online courses.

Supporting nurseries across the UK & overseas

NDNA International

Welcome aboard to Sue Asquith our new NDNA International Early Years Adviser! See how we support and deliver an ambitious vision for quality education and care for young children around the world here.

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NDNA England

We support nurseries across England to provide high-quality, sustainable childcare. From our head office in West Yorkshire we provide day nurseries and the early years sector in England with campaigning, support, training and advice.

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NDNA Scotland

We support Scottish nurseries from our office in Edinburgh and we're a strategic partner to the Scottish Government, supporting policy development and the implementation of Early Learning and Childcare strategy.
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NDNA Cymru

Our new Live Virtual Classroom course will cover the Four Purposes and an update on the Curriculum 2022 including key messages and implications for non-maintained settings in preparation for the change. 

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