Taplins Childcare

Taplins childcare

Run by University Hospital Southampton, Taplins childcare provides a high standard of childcare to children aged three months to 14 years of age.

Day nurseries

Taplins: boyOur nurseries provide regular childcare to children aged three months to school age. Open from 7am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday all year round, except bank holidays. The Taplins nurseries are based on the Southampton General Hospital site and Western Community Hospital site.

  • Taplins day nursery - 023 8120 8778
  • Trust Taplins childcare - 023 8029 6981 

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Ad-hoc childcare

We can provide ad-hoc childcare to children from three months upwards within both of the Taplins nurseries. This is available all year round (except bank holidays) Monday to Friday, 7am to 6.30pm, subject to availability.

Childcare support service

Support and advice available to all NHS employees and managers on any childcare related issue. 

Savings on childcare

Access to childcare vouchers and our fee direct scheme, enabling parents to make savings on childcare.

At Taplins childcare we provide the highest standard of childcare in a safe and happy environment where children can play, have fun and learn!

All our staff are carefully selected and are all suitably qualified. All OFSTED regulations are strictly adhered to in each of our provisions.

Contact us

For more information or discuss your childcare requirements, please contact Anna Rixon, childcare manager, on 023 8029 6981 or email: advice.childcare@solent.nhs.uk.

Taplins childcare is accessible to local NHS employees. In addition our nursery on the Western Community Hospital site are also open to the local community.