No organisation works harder for providers and practitioners in the early years sector.

As the largest and most representative early years membership organisation in England, we offer practical support and seek Alliance member views to ensure sector issues and concerns are reflected in our camapign and policy work.

The Alliance represents 14,000 member settings and supports them to deliver care and learning to over 800,000 families every year. We deliver family learning projects, offer information and advice, produce specialist publications, run acclaimed training, offer professional development and quality improvement support and campaign to influence early years policy and practice.

A registered educational charity, it also provides high quality affordable childcare and education to support children and families in areas of deprivation throughout the country.


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We offer:

  • access to legal advice services
  • campaigns to influence early years policy and practice

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