Early Years

This section of our guide includes information, advice and sources of support for children aged 0 – 5. The Early Years section of Bedford Borough’s main website provides information on:

  • Free early education places and eligibility criteria
  • Health and developmental reviews between the ages of 2 and 3
  • Childcare support and training

Click on the buttons to see what early years provision there is available in Bedford as well as childcare options and the range of expertise to support children with SEND.

Contact the Family Information Service for more specific support and advice around Early Years support: