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Coronavirus

Due to the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation, some of the organisations listed on here are still in the process of posting service updates. Many phone lines and websites are still available, but some contact details have changed. Try the organisation's own website if you're having difficulty getting through.

If you have any queries, please email us at dos@reading.gov.uk or fis@reading.gov.uk

Key Workers' Childcare (COVID-19)

The following providers have childcare places available for key workers.  Please click on the dropdowns below for the name of the provider and contact them directly.

For up to date information on the closure of schools, childcare and other educational settings please see www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

Help paying for childcare can be found on www.childcarechoices.gov.uk

If you have any questions or are finding it difficult to find childcare please contact the Family Information Service at fis@reading.gov.uk or call 0118 9373777 (option 2) 

This page is updated daily (Monday to Friday)

Childminder - Offering childcare to key workers

Childminder - RG1

Micala Louise Newton - Closed first week of Easter holidays (may open during the second week)

Salina Begum - Closed during the Easter holiday

Sarah Napper  - Open first week of Easter holiday

Angela Tolley - Closed during Easter holiday

Marike Lowe - Open Easter holiday

Syeida Huma Kazmi - Open Easter holiday

Emma Codling - Open first week of Easter holiday

Michaela Starrett - Closed during Easter holiday

Childminders - RG2 

Yvonne Lawrence - Open Easter holiday 

Sylvia Primmer (Blackall) - Open Easter holiday

Helena Ann Joy  - Open first week of Easter holiday

CARESSKIDS ~ Vanessa Sevok

Childcare in Central Reading - Mrs Khan - River Sea Childcare - Open Easter holiday

Penny Peters - Open Easter holiday

Childminders - RG30

Victoria Wilkins Open Easter holiday

Margaret James

Marie Sarah Douse-Moody Open Easter holiday

Rebecca Bridges - Open for some days over the Easter Holidays

Debbie Michael - Closed during Easter holiday

Caroline Thyer-Jones ~ Bright Prospects Childcare - Closed during Easter holiday

Tracy Chaplin  - Open first week of Easter holiday

Sophie Jane Eastman

Katherine Abbott  - Open first week of Easter holiday

Victoria Claridge ~ Childminder - Closed during Easter holiday

Ady Giles - Babytots childminding Open Easter holiday

Katherine Thompson - Little Stars Childcare - Closed during Easter holiday

Melanie Mix at "The Muddy Boots Project"  - Open first week of Easter holiday

Amanda Joyce - Open Easter holiday, closed on bank holidays

Lana Pomyluyko Open Easter holiday

Natasha Pierse - Open Easter holiday

Harriet Graham Open Easter holiday

Jane Preater 

Vida Asante - Closed during Easter holiday

Childminders - RG31

Vanessa Flurry - Closed during Easter holiday

Tracey Cooper Open Easter holiday

Ashley Johnson Open Easter holiday

Patricia Cox  - Open first week of Easter holiday

Lynn Bolton

Childminders - RG4

Daphne Ousley Open Easter holiday

Dawn Harvey - Open Easter holiday

Clare Cummins - Closed during Easter holiday

Kristel Hall

Zoe Abraham

Julie McDonagh Open Easter holiday

Tracey Harrison - Open during the Easter holidays

Nadia Amani - Can be open during Easter holiday, including bank holidays if required

Patricia Grimes

Gillian Richardson

Helen Phillipps - Open first week of the Easter holiday, closed during the second week

Kay Sturgess  - Open Easter holiday, closed on the bank holidays

Hailey Roach

Debbie Kenyon

Fiona Pascal

Paula-Jane Wylie - Closed during Easter holiday

Susan Meek - Can be open during Easter holiday, including bank holidays if required

Sarah-Jane Roberts - Closed during Easter holiday

Catherine Armstrong - Childminding Services - Open over the Easter holiday, closed on the bank holidays

Childminders - RG6

Edith Lusingu - Open Easter holiday

Katryn Masterton

Sarah Oxley - Open during Easter holiday, including good Friday, and Easter Monday

Day Nurseries - Offering childcare to key workers

Day Nurseries - RG1

Kennet Day Nursery (Civic Offices) - Open during Easter Holiday, closed on the bank holiday

Berkeley Gardens Day Nursery - Open only to those currently using the setting - open during Easter holiday, closed on the bank holidays

Rainbow Day Nursery - Open Easter holiday, including the back holidays

Mary Seacole Day Nursery & Family Support Unit - Open Easter holiday, closed during the bank holidays

Day Nurseries - RG30

Western Elms Nursery - Open during Easter holiday, including bank holidays

Bees Knees Day Nursery - Closed during the Easter holiday

Little Dragons - Open during Easter holiday, closed on the bank holidays

Waterside Day Nursery - Open during the Easter holiday

Day Nurseries - RG31

Goldilocks Day Nursery (closed over Easter from 6th April, re-opening 27th April)

Day Nurseries - RG4

Banana Moon Day Nursery ~ Caversham - Open during Easter holiday, closed on the bank holiday

Caversham Nursery School 0 to 3's - Open during Easter holiday

Day Nurseries - RG2

Northumberland Day Nursery - Open Easter holiday, closed during the bank holidays

Surestart Whitley Day Nursery - Open during Easter holiday

Pre-Schools - Offering childcare to key workers

No settings available at the moment.

After School Clubs - Offering childcare to key workers

After School Club - RG2

Waterloo Meadows After School Club

Holiday Clubs - Offering childcare to key workers

Nursery Classes - Offering childcare to key workers

Nursery Class - RG30

Norcot Nursery School - Open during Easter holiday

Nursery Class - RG2

Blagdon Nursery School

Nursery Class - RG4

Caversham Nursery School 3-5's - Open during Easter holiday

New Bridge Nursery School - Open during Easter Holiday

List of all childcare settings that are currently closed

Childminder

Amy Richardson

Antonia Kimonos

Awadia Shukralla

Christina Wallace

Christine Mapp

Debbie Vicary

Domonique Marcham

Georgina Gove

Helen Brooker

Honesty Summner

Jane Bentley

Jenny Littlewood

Joanna Morris

Kalpana Rathore

Kirsty Hutchinson

Krisimira Dimitrona

Lorraine Parker

Maria Del Carmen Balanza-Davis

Melissa Sampson

Mwewa Sialwiindi

Pamela Durrant

Penny Jacob

Rachel Ann Lovett

Rajinder Sandhu

Rosie Cox

Roxana Poloboc

Salomi Ram

Sharon Iqbal

Shibani Jaiswal

Sophie Chadwick ~ temporarily closed

Sumaiya Banu

Vanda Biddle

Vanessa Barnes

Day Nurseries

Chiltern College Day Nursery

Co-operative Childcare Ltd

Dickory Docks

Emmer Green Kindergarten

Fledglings Day Nursery

Greyfriars Day Nursery

Honey Bee Day Care

Little Kingdom Day Care

Little Tots Nursery

Monkey Moos Highdown

Orchard Day Nursery

Pine Rivers Kindergarten

Play Days

Rocking Horse Montessori

Wigwam Day Nursery

Pre-schools

Caversham Heights Pre-school

Dingleys Promise

Crawshay Pre-school

Crescent Under 5s

Emmer Green Pre-school

Little Badgers Pre-school

Micklands Pre-school

Parkside YMCA Pre-school

Ranikhet Rainbows

St Andrews Pre-school

St Michaels Pre-school

Stepping Stones Pre-school

The Grange Pre-school

Honey Bee Pre-school

Little Owl Pre-school

Victoria Road Pre-school

Holiday Clubs

Energy Kidz ~ Katesgrove Holiday Club

Energy Kidz ~ The Heights Holiday Club

Energy Kidz ~ Katesgrove Holiday Club

Greyfriars Holiday Club

The Hill Holiday Club

Natural Steps Holiday Club

Orchard Top Cats Holiday Clubs

Super Strike Holiday Club

After School Clubs

Emmer Green Sfter School Club

Energy Kidz ~ Katesgrove ASC

Energy Kidz ~ Micklands ASC

Energy Kidz ~ The Heights ASC

Energy Kidz ~ The Hill ASC

Indian Community Centre ASC

Little Stars & All Stars ASC

Natural Steps ASC

Orchard Top Cats ASC

Nursery Classes

Hemdean House School

St Josephs College

Deenway Montessori School

 

Childcare settings offering childcare to key workers in surrounding local authority areas

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