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Stefanie Ryder-Walker

Happy Place Childminders!

We are a mother, daughter team who value exceptional childcare above all else. We have always wanted to work together (what’s better than working with your best friend!) and combining our mutual love for children and passion for learning we started Happy Place Childminders.

We can offer an affordable, home from home experience that is tailored to your child's individual wants and needs, whilst encouraging consistent development of skills and confidence. We ensure children feel valued, nurtured and most importantly happy (because we know hard it can be to be away from our mums and dads!)

With strong ties in the community, we often venture out on fun-filled day trips that engage the children whilst igniting new interests.

Some of the places we visit:
Knowsley Safari Park
National Trust Locations
Messy Play Sessions / Play Groups
Fire Stations 
Chester Zoo

With our progressive and holistic early childhood education philosophy, we understand that each child has unique needs and interests. We provide the environment and tools your child needs to thrive to the best of their abilities.

We provide a range of age appropriate toys and activities that your child will love. If your child loves trains then we will use this as a tool to promote new learning and development experiences, plus we will always have a train they can play with! We have a large garden where the children can explore nature in a safe environment; we are currently working on a vegetable patch and mud kitchen.

We know how hard it is to be away from your little one, which is why we use the KINDERLY APP. The parent portal on this app allows you to have instant access to your child's daily dairies, wow moments and observations throughout the day. (No more worries - You wont miss a thing and you can see just how happy your child is!)

Based in L9 - Barlows Lane.

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