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The launch

1 July 2016

Millie's Mark officially launched by Childcare Minister

Childcare Minister Sam Gyimah has officially launched Millie’s Mark, the new gold standard for nurseries in paediatric first aid. He made the announcement in a keynote speech at the National Day...
Millie the giraffe with Joanne Thompson

20 June 2016

Millie the giraffe makes a guest appearance at Childcare Expo

Millie the giraffe has been lending a hand at June’s Childcare Expo event in Manchester on 17 and 18 June. Millie dropped in to spread the word about Millie’s Mark, meeting lots of nursery owners...
Millie the giraffe at the NDNA head office

15 June 2016

NDNA to deliver Millie's Mark

The National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) has been awarded a Department for Education contract to develop and deliver Millie’s Mark. Millie’s Mark is being introduced as part of a decision from...
First aid

15 June 2016

New government guidelines for paediatric first aid

The government has published their response to a consultation, stating that from 1 September 2016 new nursery staff must be trained in paediatric first aid. The consultation was run after a campaign...