Three Smiles Childcare

7 Trewin Place, Threemilestone, Truro, Cornwall. TR3 6FD.

We are Sue and Deryck Barnicoat. We are both OFSTED registered Childminders providing Outstanding Childcare.

You can view our Outstanding Inspection report from Feb 2012 here.

You can view our Outstanding Inspection report from Sept 2013 here.

We are insured by Morton Michel. We both have Paediatric First Aid, Food Safety, Child Protection and Introducing Childminding Practice qualifications.
Deryck has Early Years Foundation Stage, Computing, Maths, Science and other relevant qualifications.
Sue has a Developing Childminding Practice Certificate and Degrees in Science, Early Years, Childhood and Youth Studies and a Masters Degree in Education.

We have three children of our own and have childminded 80 children. We have lots of experience and have looked after children of varying ages and abilities. Our home is full of toys and resources which can keep children of all ages happily occupied.

We offer a calm family environment with a gentle emphasis on encouraging childrens language development, social skills and educational achievement.
Some two year olds and all children aged between three and five are entitled to Free Early Education and Childcare at our setting.


Open 24/7

We are open 24 hours a day 7 days a week to provide childcare for you when you need it.
We are registered with Ofsted to provide overnight care for 3 children.