Early Childhood Forum

ECF - at the heart of Early Years from birth to 7 years
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Why join ECF?

ECF membership offers you the chance to participate in a leading forum dedicated to early childhood issues. Membership organisation which meet the eligibility criteria are entitled to:

• Attend regular meetings to engage with expert speakers, MPs and high level policy officers of government organisations
• Access professional development sessions to discuss policy and practice issues with early childhood colleagues
• Participate in the development of ECF’s work and more general Forum activities, including lobbying, projects and events
• Stand for election as Chair or Steering Group member to influence ECF’s future development

What are ECF membership benefits?

• Invitations to regular meetings with high profile speakers and other additional events, currently conducted on line
• Regular ECF newsletters and bulletins with up-to-date information on early years policy and practice from the National Childhood Bureau’s Early Childhood Unit

What does ECF charge?

Annual membership is currently £120

ECF Early Childhood Forum