2 year old funding
Did you know you may be entitled to 2 year old funding?
The government funds up to 570 hours of free childcare. This works out as 15 hours a week if your child takes up the childcare during term time, or you could choose to take fewer hours over more weeks in the year. Please speak to the nursery manager about your requirements
If you are eligible you will be able to take a place the term after your child’s 2nd birthday.
If your Child's 2nd Birthday is between;
1st January & 31st March
Your child can take their place at the Beginning of Summer Term, on or after the 1st April
1st April & 31st August
Your child can take their place at the Beginning of Autumn Term, on or after the 1st September
1st September & 31st December
Your child can take their place at the Beginning of Spring Term, on or after the 1st September
If your child is two you are eligible if you are claiming any one of the following:
Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
Income related Employment and Support Allowance
Support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
The Guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
Child Tax Credit with earnings from employment below £16,190
Working Tax Credit with earnings from employment are below £16,190
Universal Credit - if you and your partner are on a low income from work (this usually means a combined income of less than £15,400 a year after tax).
Or if your child:
is a looked after child
has left care - a child who has left care through a child arrangement order (formerly known as special guardianship) or an adoption or residence order
has special educational needs, and/or disabilities - but only if he/she has a current SEN statement or an Education, Health and Care plan or receives Disability Living Allowance
To check your eligibility please follow the link below