Family First

The safety and wellbeing of all our staff, children and parents is our number one priority

Babies playing together

Our ethos – putting family first

Family First was established in 2019 with a clear ambition to become the number one quality childcare provider in the UK.

Our ethos is all about putting the family first, whether it be parents, grandparents, carers, friends, employees, or colleagues as well as the children we care for. It is all about looking after families, whatever they are going through in life, ensuring they always come first.

We do this by empowering our managers and giving them a sense of ownership of everything that is happening within their own nursery.

We support the whole team with the resources, training and information they need to create an outstanding and supportive nursery environment.

About Family First

Family First has already grown to 10 nurseries within a 25-mile radius of London in just 18 months, looking after more than 650 children.

Our aim is to grow further by acquiring well-run local nurseries that share our vision of providing outstanding quality childcare.

Led by Chairman Andy Morris, who has more than 25 years’ experience running national nursery groups, our focus is on the development, wellbeing and safety of our children and staff.

You can read more about our approach in our articles that have appeared in Nursery Management Today: September 2020 / November 2020 / January 2021 

Andy Morris and child

Family First Nurseries

Brentford Day Nursery & Pre-School

Acorn Montessori

Prima Montessori

Bizzy Bees Day Nursery

Head Start Day Nursery - New Barnet

Head Start Day Nursery - Potters Bar

Clapham Day Nursery & Pre‑School

Hammersmith Day Nursery & Pre‑School

Kentish Town Day Nursery & Pre‑School

Head Start Day Nursery - Enfield


Head Start Day Nursery

2020 – October

Head Start – Barnet, Enfield and Potters Bar

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Acorn Montessori Nursery

2020 – September

Acorn Montessori – Harrow

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Bizzy Bees Day Nursery

2020 – July

Bizzy Bees – Worcester Park (London)

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Prima Montessori & Day Care Nursery

2020 – January

Prima Montessori – Gillingham

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Little Garden Day Nurseries

2019 – June

Little Garden Nurseries – Brentford, Clapham, Hammersmith, Kentish Town

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Contact us

If you would like further information about Family First Preschool Limited, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Andy Morris, Chairman
07502 462225

Dianne Lumsden-Earle, Director of Operations and Quality
07423 098047

Craig Grant, Chief Financial Officer
07554 543933

Customer Services
0207 622 0484