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Location - Headlands

Welcome to Acorn Childcare!

We hope you find our new website helpful, please contact us with suggestions.

Thank you for visiting our new Internet site. As an up-to-date childcare provider, we want to give you the opportunity to stay in touch with our nursery and our services. A new website will enable us to always keep you up to date.

This website contains information about our organisation and the high standard of childcare that we aim to provide for children aged between 3 months and 5 years, in our nursery settings.

Charity Status & History

Acorn Childcare (UK) is a registered charity run by a Management Committee, registered charity number 1090086.  As a charitable organisation, we collect no profit and re-invest all income within the running and improvements of our facilities.

Originally, in 1992, Acorn Childcare was set up as a nursery facility within the grounds of Headlands Primary School, Northampton.   We have approximately 150 children registered for care with us, from the ages of 3 months to 11 years. 

Official Registrations

Ofsted:   We are pleased to say that our Centre is fully registered with Ofsted and is regularly inspected under the terms of this registration.  A copy of our Ofsted report is available at any time.  We are very proud of our Ofsted inspection reports thus far.

Investors in People: We have recently achieved a full re-issuing of our Investors in People Award, in recognition of our on-going commitment to excellence and training within our organisation. 

Others: We are also registered, and comply with the terms of the Data Protection Agency and the Charity Commissioners.