Lisa's Childminding Service

Useful sites

This page contains useful links for childminding and some others which I think are worthwhile or have helped us.

Childminding Links


This is the website of the National Childminders Association which is the main organisation to which childminders are affiliated.


The Office for Standards in Education is the inspection and registration body for all childcare and education in the UK.

UK Children’s Directory

UK Children's Directory is a comprehensive web directory of children's activities and services throughout the UK.  A site for all the family.

Children’s Information Service

A site run by local councils to provide details of registered childcare in your area.

Medway Association of Registered Childminders

MARC are the local voice of childminders in Medway.

Childcare places

Childcare Places is a unique service matching childcarers who have vacancies with care-4 parents looking for childcare.


Family sites


Fledglings is a not-for-profit organisation which helps parents and carers of a child with special needs of any kind to find simple, affordable solutions to practical problems.

Freebie Village

Lots of free things.


A site just for mums (and maybe dads!)




Medway Mortgage Shop

This is a locally run estate agent who can find buyers for anything!

Freeparking - not what you might think!

A cheap domain name and email forwarding host.

Lobbycards Direct

Enter the world of cinema.

James and Beckett

A friendly local firm of solicitors – very patient!

Removals by Weaverings

A friendly local removal firm – personal service – but no website! 01634 400898

Paul Marchant

Another friendly local firm – great carpenter and can fit stairgates as well!

Rainham Osteopathic Clinic

A local osteopathic practice with some good advice. They also do baby osteopathic treatments.