Getting ready for The National Childcare Scheme
Did you know that a new National Childcare Scheme will open in October 2019. It will replace all previous targeted childcare programmes with a single, streamlined and user-friendly Scheme to help parents meet the cost of quality childcare.
Subsidies will be available for families with children aged between 24 weeks and 15 years who are attending any participating Túsla registered childcare service, including any Túsla registered childminder.
Before you can apply in October you will need to have a Verified MyGovID – This account gives you safe,
secure, online access to a range of Irish government services.
Further information on the National Childcare Scheme can be found here: https://ncs.gov.ie/gettingreadytoapply
The National Childcare Scheme Parent Call Centre is now open. Parents can call 01 906 8530 for information on the National Childcare cheme. Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.