Yearly Archives: 2018

2018 Grants announced

The Department of Children and Youth Affairs announced details of successful applicants for 2018. The Minister said: “I am delighted to announce the €6.87m which will create over 2,000 new childcare places across the country. There was an unprecedented amount of applications this year which shows the appetite for expansion within the sector. I will […]

Over €6.8 Million Announced for Childcare Capital Programme

Outdoor play areas, extra spaces and essential maintenance are to be supported by € 6.8m in capital funding for childcare services in 2018, according to Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr. Katherine Zappone. Applications will open in February 2018 to ensure children of all ages will benefit as soon as possible. Services will be […]