Funding

​Free Childcare Entitlement for 2-4 Year Olds
We offer government funded places for two-, three- and four-year-olds. For children that are eligible for the free childcare sessions are discussed on your first visit. Extra sessions or hours are available upon request.
 
AGE 2
15 Hours Free Childcare
  • For families in England, receiving some forms of support.
  • With 2-year-old children
  • 15 hours of free childcare or early education for 38 weeks
  • You would have received a letter to confirm this.
 
 
AGE 3&4
15 Hours Free Childcare
  • For all families in England
  • With 3 and 4-year-old children
  • 15 hours of free childcare or early education for 38 weeks
  • Your child is entitled the term after their third birthday providing it falls before the cut-off dates*. (See below)
       
 
30 Hours Free Childcare
  • For working families in England
  • With 3 and 4-year-old children
  • 30 hours of free childcare or early education for 38 weeks
  • Your child is entitled the term after their third birthday providing it falls before the cut-off dates*. (See below)
  • You will have to apply for this, and once accepted, you will receive a code which you would then pass on to the nursery. For more information how to apply go to https://www.gov.uk/30-hours-free-childcare.
*Cut-off dates:   
31st August for Autumn Term (Sep – Dec)
31st December for Spring Term (Jan – Apr)
31st March for Summer Term (May – Aug)
 
For more information on what childcare funding you are entitled to, click on the childcare choices logo below: