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Early Years & School Age Childcare Capital Funding Info Session (Swords)

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Early Years & School Age Childcare Capital Funding Info Sessions 2019 (Liam Rodgers Community Centre, Swords)

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Guidelines setting out the application process for over €6.1m in childcare capital grants were published on 31st January 2019 (see link below). Announcing the publication, the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr. Katherine Zappone T.D. encouraged providers to study the document and prepare the groundwork for their applications. The 2019 Early Learning and Care and School Age Capital programmes will open for applications from 25th February to 27th March 2019. Decisions are expected to be delivered in June 2019.

The available strands of funding are as follows:

• Strand A: Creation of new places for 0-3 year olds - €4.231m (max. €50,000 per grant).

• Strand B: Fire Safety for community early years services – €0.875m, (max. €15,000 per grant).

• Strand C: Creation of new school age places - €1m (max. €20,000 per grant).

Both early learning and care and school age childcare providers are invited to apply. The Application Guidelines is a detailed document containing all the information prospective applicants need to prepare themselves for making an application under the programmes.

Any interested parties are encouraged to contact Fingal County Childcare Committee (FCCC) with any questions (01) 485 1727 or email: info@fingalcountychildcare.ie. FCCC will facilitate Early Year and School Age Childcare Capital Funding Information sessions on the following dates:

Wednesday 6th March 2019 in the Liam Rodgers Community Centre, Drynan, Feltrim Road, Swords, Co Dublin from 6pm - 8pm

Please note: Applicants are advised to pay special attention to the requirements regarding valid DCYA reference numbers included in the Application Guidelines. The closing date for applying for a new DCYA reference number for 2019 Capital is 13th March 2019

Application Guidelines-Early Learning and Care and School Age Childcare Services, Capital Grants 2019

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