Free childcare software

foundations is the new free childcare app that will decrease your paperwork and help you reclaim your free time.

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A childcare app that’s easy to use

foundations has been designed with ease of use in mind. We’ve kept it simple to help you truly speed up your paperwork.

Manage your contacts

Store the details of all of your children and their key contacts safely on your app.

Get on with your day

Log daily events like meals, sleep, moments, nappies, accidents and medicine for all of your children at the touch of a button.

Engage your parents

Send each child’s events instantly to their parents on their own secure parent app, ParentZone.

Why choose foundations

foundations has been developed by Connect Childcare. After 15 years spent working with large nurseries and winning a number of awards with our original Nursery Management Software we’ve branched out and created foundations, an easy to use tool for Childminders and Pre-Schools.

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Whether you use a computer, tablet or phone, foundations can be used on all of your devices.

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foundations is GDPR compliant and has inbuilt GDPR features to help you be compliant too.

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Stores all of your data in the cloud ready to access whenever and wherever you need it.

Get started with foundations today

You can access foundations today in just a few clicks.

Get started today and let us know what you think!

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Customer reviews

"foundations is accessible from all devices! I used a laptop to set up and then a tablet and mobile to record information, and there was no issue swapping between them."
Catherine Hinton Childminder
Catherine Hinton
"foundations is very time efficient for me. I don't have to recall what happened earlier in the day because I can record things in real-time."
Deborah Foster Childminder
Deborah Foster
"Using this product cuts out so much paperwork!
When you have 3 small children like I do, it's much more efficient to use foundations!"
Nicky Smith Childminder
Nicky Smith

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