For more information on childcare and financial assistance for families, please click here.

Where can I access support with childcare costs?

The University Childcare Office has a guide to the financial support schemes available to help eligible families. Click here for more information.

I am facing financial hardship due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Where can I access childcare support?

The University has established a Special Hardship Fund which can assist students who are facing financial hardship as a result of having to continue to pay all or part of their childcare costs during the Coronavirus pandemic. For more information, please click here.

What options are available for summer childcare?

For further information on childcare during the summer months, please click here.

I am new to Cambridge. What services/facilities are available to families?

Please click here for resources available to families new to Cambridge.

I need help choosing the right school. Where can I find information to help with this decision?

The University Childcare Office website has a section dedicated to helping you to choose the right school for your child. Please click here.

Where can I find information for new parents?

Information for new parents can be found here.

How do I sign up for the University’s Parent e-newsletter?

If you would like to subscribe, please contact the Childcare Information Service. Further information is available here.

Where can I find out about Graduate Union Parent & Toddler Coffee Mornings?

The Parent & Toddler Coffee Mornings take place every Friday from 10am-12pm.

They are open to all GU members and their partners and are a great opportunity to meet other student parents and families in Cambridge. For more information, click here.

For further guidance on what the GU can do for you and your family, please click here.

Contact us!

One of the most important things is for us to know who you are! Please email us at and we will add your little ones names to the St Teddy’s Club.

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