Under the 2006 Childcare Act, all local authorities must secure sufficient childcare, so far as is reasonably practicable, for working parents and parents who are training to take up employment.
The Childcare Sufficiency Assessment gives information on childcare available in Salford and looks at:
The Starting Life Well Family Information Service (FIS) is in regular contact with parents and carers, childcare providers and other agencies and monitors the balance of supply and demand for childcare in Salford. The latest Childcare Sufficiency Assessment 2017 is available to download below. You can also view a Summary of the key points.
The Childcare Sufficiency Assessment for 2019 to 2020 is currently in production.
If you are unable to view documents of these types, our downloads page provides links to viewing software.
This page was last updated on 20 February 2020