Childcare sufficiency assessment

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We regularly surveys parents, providers and employers, to get their views on childcare in Calderdale.

We want to know what you think, in terms of:

  • Availability: Are there enough places of the right type for your children?
  • Accessibility: Are the places in the right area and are they open at the right time?
  • Affordability: Do the places cost too much and do you have enough information about additional financial help?
  • Quality: Do the places offer a safe, welcoming and enjoyable experience for your children?


To see the latest report, please read: PDFChildcare sufficiency assessment review, January 2018 [PDF 1737KB] .


We would like to hear your views

Thinking about each of the following areas of childcare:

  • places overall;
  • range of;
  • affordability of;
  • sustainability of;
  • accessibility of;
  • inclusion;
  • quality;
  • flexibility.

Do the findings of the assessment agree with what you know of childcare in Calderdale?



For more on this, or to give us your views, please contact:

  • Username Early Years Learning and Childcare Team
  • Email
  • Address
    Town Hall
    HX1 1TP

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