See our guidance for nurseries, updated regularly,
and essential support for our members.
On curriculum changes, the upcoming Good Work Plan employment
law updates, childcare policy and more, with NDNA membership.
It is important that you and your nursery, are prepared for how this situation may develop. We are keeping in touch with the relevant government departments and health bodies to make sure our advice for you is up-to-date. We have a dedicated page all about coronavirus / COVID-19 for early years here.
We want to assure you that 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, contact our legal helpline for members, and see here for media enquiries.
Our early years advisers have been working hard to create a hub of resources to recovery for all members.
Use our resources to recovery to get your nursery successfully back on track to reopening following the coronavirus/COVID-19 nationwide crisis.
See resources to recovery
To support the childcare sector through the coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic, we are hosting a range of business support webinars with an early years expert. You can now book on to our 'Nursery staff induction and reopening' webinar on 10 and 17 June.
We have released a range of new factsheets - free to NDNA members - from separation anxiety and transitions to supporting managers and practitioners with reopening, and health and hygiene controls. Access all our factsheets in the NDNA shop.
Please note that all face to face training has been postponed until July. We have also cancelled our 2020 NDNA Awards and Conference on 5 June. If you have a question about an existing booking please call us on 01484 407070. We apologise for this inconvenience.
The Welsh assembly has passed a law to prevent the physical punishment of children. The legislation is expected to come into force from 2022, following an awareness campaign.