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Joanne, Dan and Leo Thompson and Millie the giraffe

25 November 2016

Over 100 nurseries sign up for Millie's Mark

A total of 111 nurseries have registered for Millie’s Mark since its launch in September with many more set to commit. National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) is delivering Millie's Mark on behalf...
Headstart Day Nursery

1 November 2016

Ofsted highlights Millie's Mark in report

Ofsted listed Millie's Mark in its summary of HeadStart Day Nursery's achievements, in the setting's recent Outstanding grading. The West Sussex nursery was one of 10 early years settings to pilot...
The nursery being awarded Millie's Mark

13 October 2016

First nurseries awarded Millie's Mark

Ten nurseries across England have become the first to achieve Millie’s Mark, the new quality mark for excellence in paediatric first aid for early years settings. National Day Nurseries Association...
Children with hands in air

29 September 2016

Your questions answered after launch

Find out more about the steps needed to gain Millie's Mark, the voluntary ‘gold standard’ award created in recognition of early years childcare providers that train all their staff in paediatric...
Man and child on tablet

1 September 2016

Millie's Mark open for applications

Millie’s Mark, the quality mark for excellence in paediatric first aid for early years settings, is now up and running for nurseries to sign-up.  Purnima Tanuku OBE, Chief Executive of National Day...
Millie the giraffe

30 August 2016

Win a visit from Millie the giraffe

Millie's Mark is going live from 1 September, and one lucky nursery will have a special visit from Millie the giraffe! Nurseries that sign-up in the first week will be entered into a prize draw, and...