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Families Information Service COVID-19 Information

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Peterborough City Council and Cambridgeshire County Council, in response to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government direction, have launched a COVID-19 coordination hub to provide targeted support for those most at risk during the Coronavirus outbreak.

The hub has a specific focus on providing access to food, medicines and other supplies, as well as co-ordinating adequate staff and resource capacity to meet demand in critical service areas, such as the NHS and social care.

To assist parents, please find below some useful lnks and information about the current Coronavirus advice

  • Peterborough City Council's Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health advice page can be found here 
  • Department for Education's Coronavirus Advice can be found here
  • List of KeyWorkers can be found here
  • Maternity Action - COVID-19 Rights and benefits during pregnancy and maternity leave
  • Funding for free childcare offers to continue in the event of Coronavirus Closures, click here for more information 
  • Coram Covid-19 information page please click here to view 
  • Childline Information and ways to contact Childline click here 
  • Children In Poverty Action Group please click here
  • Nosy Crow : A free information book explaining the coronavirus tom children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler, click here to view 
  • Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) | Child Safety Awareness Week 1 to June 2020 pleas click here to view 


Our Home Learning page may also be useful for links to websites for children who are currently off school/ Nursery.  

Open Nurseries 

Please find below a list of the Nurseries that are still open, this list will be updated throughout the day.  A number of childminders are also currently operating for those critical workers who have no other childcare options.  For more information please contact FIS on 01733 864446 or Email

  • Acorn Academy 01733 890911 ( Lincoln Road) 
  • Bright Bambini Montessori 01733 306565 ( Alexandra Road ) 
  • Busy Bunnies Braybrook 01733  238770 ( Orton Goldhay)
  • Herlington Pre School 01733 390115 ( Orton Goldhay )
  • Kiddi caru Day Nusrery  01733 895592 ( Woodston )
  • Little Stars Day Nursery 01733 312612 ( Dogsthorpe Road )
  • Little Tigers Day Nursery 01733 330630 ( Ravensthorpe ) 
  • Spring Wittering (Flying Start) 01780 783150 (Wittering ) 
  • St John's C of E Pre School 01733 230194 ( Orton Golghay )
  • The Peterborough School Nursery 01733 355747 ( Thorpe Road )
  • Woodfieldpark Pre School 07950 683026 ( Normanton Road )