On our website you will find information on the National Childcare Schemes (ECCE, CCS and TEC), A Resource Section for Childcare Providers and for Parents as well as details of the services we provide.
The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) operate a number of schemes providing free or reduced rate childcare.
An information resource for those operating or setting-up an Early Years, Childminding or After-School service. This section includes information on the Pre-School Regulations, PIP, Aistear, Siolta, Child Protection and much more.
More information on CCS and CCSP is available here.
Search for Childcare
Use this facility to search for a Childcare Service or Childminder in your area. You can also check which types of childcare are provided and if a service offers one or more of the government childcare schemes.
Use the ECCE Calculator to check if your child qualifies for the Free-School Year. All you need to do is enter your child’s date of birth and the calculator will tell you when your child will be eligible.