The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) operate a number of Childcare Schemes. These Schemes provide free or reduced rate childcare to eligible children and/or parents. Click on each link below for an overview of each of the Schemes.
- The Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Scheme
- The National Childcare Scheme (NCS)
- The Community Childcare Subvention (CCS) Scheme
- Training and Employment Childcare (TEC) Programmes
- Universal Childcare Subsidy
When and if the time comes to handing your child over to a stranger, you need to be fully informed of the different types of childcare services. This can be a daunting task for any parent and the type of childcare that you need will depend on your needs, your child’s needs and the type of childcare that you prefer. There are a number of options when it comes to childcare. Services can be Community or privately run, centre based in a childcare facility or home based in your or the carers home.
Contact Information of all Childcare Services
Please Click Here to view our Directory of Childcare Services within the county.
If you require any more information on a service please do not hesitate to contact us on 049 4365856 or email firstname.lastname@example.org