Under the Budget 2018 changes, a child will be eligible for a potential duration of 76 weeks (two programme years) of free pre-school from September 2018.
Parents may decide to use less than this for various reasons including for example, depending on their child’s date of birth, their wish to send their child to school at 4 rather than 5 years of age
You can check to see when your child qualifies for the ECCE scheme with our new ECCE calculator. You can also have a look at our quick and simple guide to
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