Coronavirus: London Fields nursery will provide childcare for key workers
PUBLISHED: 09:30 24 March 2020 | UPDATED: 09:39 24 March 2020
A Hackney nursery will remain open during the Coronavirus lockdown offering reduced childcare costs for key workers as well as a nanny service for parents needing extra help.
Most schools and nurseries closed on March 20 to help slow the spread of Covid-19 but FountNursery on Westgate Street will continue providing key workers childcare for children aged six months to 11 years old to ensure parents can carry out jobs vital to public health and safety.
Victoria Gottshalk from the nurseries parent company FountLondon said: “At such an uncertain time, it’s paramount those who are still required to work have as little stress as possible and we want to help out wherever we can.
Those parents are keeping the country going and need all the support they can get.”
You may also want to watch:
The governments list of key workers includes people working in health and social care, education and childcare, key public services, local and national government, food and necessary goods, public safety and national security, transport, utilities, communication and financial services.
FountNursery has been rated as Outstanding by Ofsted.
To find out more about FountNursery click here
To book click here
For the latest council updates on coronavirus, including for people or businesses needing support, click here.
For the latest coronavirus news from Hackney and across London join our Facebook group here.
If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Hackney Gazette. Click the link in the orange box above for details.