Abacus nursery management software


If you want to gain more hours during the week to enrich children’s learning opportunities and you work in a setting where there’s no time to spare, then Abacus is the perfect nursery management software for you!

Why should I invest in nursery software?

Abacus allows you to concentrate on providing a warm and loving environment for children at your setting, by taking the pain out of carrying out routine administration tasks which take up too much time from your week.

To find out how Abacus software can change your setting, book your free demo today!

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Like every child, your setting is unique and the difference Abacus nursery software makes to the way you work becomes clearer over time. Here are just 4 ways in which our childcare software can transform the way you manage everyday tasks:

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Keep children’s data safe

With Abacus, all the data you hold about children who attend your setting will be protected and backed up fully on a daily basis, allowing you to have peace of mind 24/7/365.

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Super quick invoicing

Abacus includes child care billing software, which allows parents to receive their fee summary straight to their inbox.  No more printing reams of paper or wondering whether an invoice has made it home!

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From staff scheduling, to holiday planning and more – Abacus does it all! Abacus lets you know in advance when staff qualifications are about to expire, so you can be confident that children are receiving the highest quality care at all times.

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Remarkable reporting

Abacus allows you to access over 80 different reports which range from aged debt to current occupancy rate, meaning you’ll never lose track of how well your business is performing. A well-managed setting = happy staff and therefore, happy children!

What else can Abacus nursery management software do?

Free entitlement calculation, occupancy reporting, carer details, multiple bill payer options, accident/incident notes, voucher payments, daily & weekly registers, attendance tracking, child photo, late payment fees, sibling information, milk reports, holiday booking, personalised invoices, automated room movements… and so much more!

Discover more about the support we provide with your Abacus nursery system.


Parent Portal

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Parent Portal is an online gateway which provides parents with a connection to their child’s learning journey. They can see practitioners’ observations about their child’s day, how much they have eaten and much more whilst on the go. This will help you build that all-important partnership with parents and other family members.


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  • The new way to communicate with parents
  • Capture daily activities of all children on a laptop, tablet or PC
  • Customise each child’s day with personal information
  • Send a daily report to all parents at the click of a button

More on Dayshare

Contact us to find out how our Dayshare software will help your setting work in close partnership with parents. We’d love to show you around the system and help you get back more time during the week to spend with the children. We promise no hard sell and we won’t share your details!

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