Early Years Childcare & Play Team

Early Years Childcare and Play Team

The Early Years Childcare and Play Team work to ensure that there are high quality early years education places, childcare places and play opportunities for children and their families in Blaenau Gwent County Borough. 

The Team has a statutory responsibility to assess both childcare and play sufficiency and works with local providers and services to help meet demand, minimise gaps and continually improve quality. 

The Team includes the Family Information Service which keeps families informed about childcare, support services, leisure opportunities and other matters of interest. 

Childcare Provider Grant

Please complete and return to kara.kershaw@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk


Parent & Toddler Grant

Childminder Start Up Grant

Start Up Expansion Grant

Sustainability Grant

Family Information Service

Freephone: 08000 32 33 39
Email: fis@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk
Text: 07860 025100

Online Search Facility

Online Search Facility

Contact Information

Name of Team: Early Years Childcare and Play Team

Telephone Number: 01495 355584

Address: Heart of the Valleys Integrated Childrens Centre, High Street, Blaina, Blaenau Gwent, NP13 3BN

Email Address: Claire.smith@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk