Early Years Foundation Stage

Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework

The Early Years Foundation Stage Framework is the standard that school and childcare providers must meet for the learning, development and care of children under five.

Quality improvement

Providers need to self-evaluate the quality of their provision and focus on the key aspects that are known to have the greatest impact on improving outcomes for children.

Quality Improvement Tools

Improvement Support Programme

Services for Young Children (SfYC) work with all early years providers to ensure that they are of high quality and offer sufficient provision to the community.

Improvement Support Programme

Professional Options

Services for Young Children offer a range of support and training opportunities for Hampshire schools and early years and childcare providers to improve outcomes for children.

Find support and training