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What is a Day Nursery

Day Nurseries provide:

  • All day care for babies and children up to the age of 5. 
  • Are generally open from 8.00am - 6.00pm but some run from 7.00am - 7.00pm or longer.
  • Are usually open all year round, except for weekends and bank holidays.
  • There are all kinds of nurseries - some are run privately, others by the local authority, voluntary or community groups, schools, colleges or employers.

All Day Nurseries are registered and inspected by Ofsted - demonstrating the quality and standards of their care.  Inspection reports can be viewed on the Ofsted website: Click here.

For more information on Day Nurseries registered in Middlesbrough contact the Family Information Service:  Tel: 01642 354200

The Family Information Service aims to provide accurate, high quality, accessible and impartial information, advice and guidance on all registered and unregistered childcare facilities and other services currently available in your local area. Also Advice and guidance to develop and deliver out of school activities, including breakfast clubs and after school clubs.

Who to contact

01642 354200

Where to go



Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday - Thursday: 8.30am - 5.00pm Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Page last reviewed: 06/08/2019
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