Family Information Service
Childcare Funding & Financial Support
General information on financial support for families
Free Early Years Provision for 3 and 4 year olds
From the start of the term following their third birthday every child is entitled to 15 hours free early years provision per week over 38 weeks. This is equal to 570 hours per year until they start a reception class in school.
Free Early Years Provision for 2 year olds
Limited availability is available for funded places for children following the term after their second birthday.
Help with the cost of Childcare
For Children with Disabilities and Special Needs
Other Financial Support Services