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Every year, we work in partnership with carefully selected companies who provide quality, affordable products and services to the early years sector. Alliance members benefit from these partnerships through special discounts and offers.

By working with the Alliance, a company can reach one of the largest early years membership organisations in England, accessing an early years market of more than 14,000 providers.

To talk about opportunities with the Alliance, contact Fellows Media on 01242 259245

Current partners

Hope Education logoHope Education

Hope Education is a leading supplier of resources for early years settings. It is constantly developing award-winning resources that are inspired, tested and loved by practitioners and designed to create purposeful invitations to play. From resources for babies, outdoor learning, and role play, right through to furniture and everyday essentials, they have everything an early years setting needs, tested to the highest standards.

Alliance members can exclusively benefit from 10% off all purchases from Hope, and 20% off their first order.

Members should visit the Members' Area in the EYA Portal to get the discount codes.

Hope Education is also offering Alliance members the chance to win one of three different high-quality prizes in a new competition to encourage early years settings to share their autumn activities. 

Visit our Hope Education competition page to see how your setting could win a mobile greenhouse worth over £400!

appetito logoapetito

apetito is a nutritious nursery meal supplier; who during these challenging times have been able to support nurseries where costs and feeding children have become even more of a challenge. Appetito can save you time and money as a standard one-course lunch costs an average of just £1.80 per child with desserts and tea-time options also available. With apetito you choose your menu to suit your children’s specific needs, creating a tailored service and rest assured with market-leading food safety checks they can remove risk and stress from your kitchen.

Boogie MitesBoogie Mites

Active music making in early years enhances brain development. Boogie Mites' tried-and-tested Music Programmes provide the ultimate resource for giving children the opportunity to boost learning, development and wellbeing through music.


EduCare logoEduCare

EduCare is the UK’s leading provider of essential duty of care and safeguarding training. Their primary focus is on ‘duty of care’, helping to keep children, young people and adults safe from harm.

Alliance members get 20 FREE CPD-recognised online programmes for your team plus special discounts on EduCare's entire range of programmes.

easyfundraising logoeasyfundraising

easyfundraising® is the UK’s biggest charity shopping fundraising site. Since its launch in 2005, the free service has helped thousands of good causes raise money simply by shopping online. Its community of over 1.9 million loyal supporters has so far raised over £32 million. Alliance members can register their setting and start receiving funds every time their supporters shop online.

Edge ProtectEdge Protect logo

Edge Protect supplies nursery owners and operators with all the equipment and solutions required to effectively manage hygiene control in-house, whilst demonstrating thorough prevention processes are in place against any viral or bacteria outbreaks within the nursery.


nurseries and schools logoNurseriesAndSchools is an online platform for all UK nurseries, independent schools, products and services within the education sector.

Their website’s comprehensive search functionality enables parents to search online and compare different settings to help them make an informed and confident decision as to where to enrol their child. 



Scrubbingtons is a children's toiletries brand dedicated to helping kids scrub up themselves - and the planet.


SpringboardSpringboard Supplies

Established in 2000, Springboard Supplies is a family-run business specialising in the supply of educational resources to primary schools, nurseries, early years establishments and other organisations in the UK. 

Their product range covers all areas Early Years Foundation Stage framework including Literacy, Numeracy, Physical Development, Imaginative Play and Sensory Exploration, all at budget-friendly prices.

Alliance members get 5% off all orders using the offer code found in the Members' Area of the EYA portal.


Y’earn is a parent-to-parent marketplace to rent Baby & Kids items from people in your community or make some cash if you have items you don't need right now.

EARNERS (people that make money from items) create listings and at the end of the term have them back for your next child, rent again, sell or donate to our baby bank partner.
YEARNERS (people that want items) save time and money and once items are outgrown you don't have the hassle of disposing of them.

Y'earn handle the cleaning, delivery, provide a guarantee and even plant trees for every rental. 


Alliance members can skip the insurance fee by using the offer code which can be found in the Alliance Members' Area on the EYA portal.

Protecting your interests

We always carefully select partner organisations or companies which best protect and promote the interests of our members and the families they support. We also choose partners that support or reflect our values and ethics to avoid any potential conflicts of interest and risk to reputation. 


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