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Public & Stakeholder Consultation Process on Future Regulations and a Quality Improvement Framework for School Age Childcare

Please see below link to DCYA Press Release in relation to the public and stakeholder consultation process on future regulations and a quality improvement framework for school-age childcare.  https://www.dcya.gov.ie/docs/EN/21-05-2019-Have-your-say-on-School-Age-Childcare-Public-Consultation-launched-ahead-of-National-Childcare-Scheme-/5307.htm

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Tusla National Child and Family support Week

From the 13th to the 19th of May, special events will be taking place across Ireland as part of Tusla National Child and Family Support Week. These events will highlight the wide range of local family support services that are available from Tusla and our funded partners. For further details […]

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School Age Childcare – Parents Notice

Childcare services for school-age children must now register with Tusla, the Child and Family Agency. School-age childcare services have not, to date, been subject to registration, so this is a significant step forward in ensuring quality school-age childcare. Services must register their service if their primary purpose is to care […]

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National Childcare Scheme

The Minister for Children & Youth Affairs, Dr. Katherine Zappone launched the National Childcare Scheme, for further details please see link below: https://www.dcya.gov.ie/docs/EN/11-03-2019-National-Childcare-Scheme/5189.htm   National Childcare Scheme Website   Kerry County Childcare Committee staff will deliver information sessions on the National Childcare Scheme throughout the county, to book a place […]

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LINC Programme 2019/2020

Nine locations for the delivery of the LINC Programme in 2019-2020 have been confirmed.  They are as follow:   Location Venue Name & Address North Cork Mallow GAA Sports Complex, Carrigoon, Mallow, Co. Cork. P51 XV58 Roscommon Tully’s Hotel, The Square, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. F45 K127 Cavan Cavan Crystal Hotel, […]

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LINC Information Sessions in Kerry

In advance of the opening of applications for the LINC course this March, a tutor from the Leadership for INClusion in the Early Years programme will be hosting an information session in association with Kerry County Childcare Committee. This information session will take place as follows: Kerry County Childcare Committee, […]