If you are looking for childcare there are many options to choose from and it's important to make sure that you find the right solution for your child, your lifestyle and your budget. Childcare options include childminders, day nurseries, pre-school playgroups, breakfast clubs, after school clubs and holiday schemes. To search for childcare in Trafford, please see Early education and childcare on the Trafford Service Directory.

Help finding childcare

If you can’t find childcare to suit your needs, contact the Family information service. We can discuss your requirements in more detail, perform an advanced search to find the latest childcare places and contact providers directly on your behalf.

Help with childcare costs

Depending on your circumstances, there is a range of support available to help pay your childcare costs. Some support is available for all families but there is also specific support for working parents, studying parents and families with additional needs. For more information, please see Help with childcare costs.