The National Childminding Initiative

The National Childminding Initiative, provides supports for Childminders and for people interested in becoming Childminders. It is administered in Limerick, by Limerick Childcare Committee. The range of supports available include:

  • Information and Advice on Setting-Up an Childminding Business
  • The ‘Quality Awareness Programme’ for Childminders
  • The Childminding Development Grant

The National Guidelines for Childminders

These guidelines, are intended to provide guidance for good practice, to assist Childminders. The report includes the nationally agreed ‘Guidelines for good Childminding Practice’. The ‘National Guidelines for Childminders’.