Information about childcare

Scotland's local authorities collect information for their area about:

  • registered childcare
  • toy libraries
  • after-school clubs
  • going into childcare as a career or setting up as a childcare provider
  • training and funding options
  • childcare solutions for employers and their employees

They post this information on the Scottish Government maintained Family Information Service website.

Childcare provision

For more information about childcare provision in East Lothian, please go to Family Information Service website.

Training in childcare

For more information about training in childcare nationally, please visit the Career in Childcare section of the Childcare Information website.

You can also get further information by visiting our Careers in childcare page.

Wraparound Childcare and After-school clubs

Many East Lothian schools provide after-school clubs. Some after-school clubs in East Lothian also provide before-school care.

for more information please visit our Integrated services for children and families page.