There are lots of childcare options available, and choosing the right one is a big decision.

To help you choose the right childminder for your child, you can read our childminder factsheet, which provides useful advice and tips on what you should look out for. 

If you need support in finding a suitable childcare provider please contact the Family Information Service: 

Childminders in Solihull

To search for information on Ofsted registered childminders in Solihull please use the below link.

Search for childminders

By clicking on the above link, you will be redirected to our new Family Information Service Directory on the Solihull Local Offer website.

Care at home

Your children can also be cared for in your home, where our handy advice can help you select the best:

Children with additional needs

If you're choosing a childminder for a child with additional needs or a disability, you can read our Inclusive Childcare factsheet for useful tips and advice.

How do I become a childminder?

Visit our Early Years and Childcare website for information about becoming a childminder or childcare provider, details of training currently on offer, up to date information and recommended reading that may be of interest.

Looking for Childcare outside of the Solihull area?

If you are looking for childcare outside of the Solihull area you can view information about this by using the Family And Childcare Trust childcare.

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