Existing Childcare Providers

Information and guidance for childcare providers in the Vale of Glamorgan


Update Your Information and Promote Your Service

Vale Family Information Service (FIS) promote all services for families in the Vale via the FIS Wales Database on the Dewis Cymru site. 


Whether you are a childminder, manage a day nursery or provide a service for children and families in the Vale, you can promote your service and update your details with the Family Information Service online.


Go to  www.dewis.wales and register using your e-mail address and your service(s) will be available for you to review/edit as necessary. After registering, just go to Add/Edit Resources, then My Resources.


Your information will expire unless it is updated every 6 months in order to ensure that the information remains current. You can also choose to update your information at any point.





If your information is on our FIS Wales Database then you will automatically be on our mailing list to receive information about any training opportunities via our FIS eNews.


For information on upcoming courses running in the Vale, you can visit our training pages:

Training for Childcare Providers in the Vale



Social Care Wales has information on recommended qualifications to work in the childcare and early years sector in Wales. They have also produced a series of good practice guides for the Early Years and Childcare sector in Wales. These guides aim to support managers and senior practitioners.

Social Care Wales - Early Years and Childcare Qualifications

Social Care Wales - Continuing Professional Development



Health and Wellbeing in Your Setting

As a childcare provider, you have a crucial role to play in promoting health and wellbeing among young children. We have a range of information and guidance for childcare providers on our Health and Wellbeing webpages. 

Health and Wellbeing in Your Setting



Keeping Children Safe in Your Setting

As a childcare provider it is vital that you can provide a safe, secure environment. We have lots of information and guidance for keeping children safe in your setting on our webpages:

Keeping Children Safe in Your Setting