Portage is a home visiting early educational service for families who have a baby or young child (0-5 years) with additional needs. Portage workers work in partnership with parents to help them to teach their child new skills.

Requests for Portage support can be made through the East Riding of Yorkshire Early Years Support Team

For more information and to down load a referral form visit the Early Years Support page.

Portage approved Early Years Settings
The National Portage Association Stamp of Approval Scheme is an award which formally recognises and acknowledges inclusive settings that work in partnership with parents to ensure high quality provision for children with additional needs.

For more information about the National Portage Association and the Stamp of Approval visit the Portage hub on the NPA website

To search for childminders and childcare settings who have been awarded the National Portage Stamp of Approval,  search in 'Childcare - Children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities'

Search for childcare (external East Riding website)

The following Children's Centres have achieved the Portage Stamp of Approval: Brough, Marshlands Goole, Pocklington and Driffield.