Childcare Support

Family Information Service

Our Family Information Service (FIS) gives free, impartial advice about childcare, early education, activities and support to parents.

Tel: 020 8770 6000


Contact them: 

We are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm and can be contacted via:

T: 020 8770 6000


Care to Learn 

The Care to Learn scheme can help with childcare costs while you study.

You must be aged under 20 at the start of your course.  


Support with childcare while at University 

University students can claim a childcare grant via student finance to assist with childcare during their studies.