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The Birth to Five Service is an award winning and nationally recognised service offering a wide range of skills, expertise and experience across the early years’ sector.

The Birth to Five Service website offers guidance and advice on developing high quality early years provision and practice. As a Service, we passionately believe that the early years of a child’s life are vital. Children learn at such speed; devouring learning, delighting in new experiences and opportunities, and relishing exploration and experimentation.

We aim to continue to expand the range of information available, so, if you are an early years foundation stage practitioner, leader, head teacher or manager please bookmark this page and visit this site again soon!

If you require further information regarding specific programmes of support please contact the Service directly by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by telephone on 01522 552752 to discuss how the Service can support your early years provision to achieve continued success.

Latest News

Inclusion Helpline - Wednesday 15th April 2015

Due to a staff training day the Inclusion Helpline will not be manned by an Earl

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Inclusion Helpline - Extended Opening

In order to make the Inclusion Helpline more easily accessible for all the openi

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National Bookstart Week

• This year, National Bookstart Week is from 8th-14th June 2015. If you w

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World Autism Awareness Day

Thursday 2nd April 2015 Launch of Lincolnshire's All-Age Autism Strategy 2015 -

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SENCo Network Dates

Summer 2015 Booking now available on the Early Years Training Directory

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New 4Children Parent's Guide

The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework outlines the stages of learnin

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Upcoming Events

Mon Apr 27 @09:30 - 11:30AM
Boston Transition Meeting (North)
Thu Apr 30 @16:00 - 05:00PM
West Lindsey Transition Meeting (Welton)