From March 2017 the Government introduced
Childcare Choices. Childcare Choices brings together all the government
childcare offers for the first time, helping parents find the right childcare
support to suit them.
As part of Childcare Choices the Government are
introducing two new offers in 2017 – Tax-Free Childcare, which will be
introduced on 28 April 2017 and gradually rolled out, and the 30 hour Offer,
available from September 2017.
Choices website provides information on the new and
existing Government childcare offers.
Playmates Childrens Day Nursery is registered with
Childcare Choices as a provider.
For enquires about our fees please
contact our Nursery Manager on 01933 442121 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We also accept childcare vouchers , which can be a help with childcare fees, to
find our more information please visit the HMRC's
website and search "Childcare
Child Tax Credits
You may qualify for Child Tax Credits, please see HMRC and search "Child
Help with childcare costs
For further information on what help you can receive, including possible help
when studying please see www.gov.uk
and search "help with childcare costs".
2 year old funded places
You may qualify for 570 hours spread over a year of funded hours for your two
To see if you do qualify please see northamptonshire.gov.uk
Select "e" from the a-z listing. Then select "early years and
childcare". When on this page click on “free childcare for 2,3 or 4 year olds”. Here you will find more information and an online
eligibility checker . This will allow you to check your
eligibility and also give you a code, that you provide
to your nursery to access funding. There is also other information on the
"early years and childcare" page that you may find interesting.
3-4 year old
Every 3-4 year old is entitled to 570 funded hours at nursery, you may also be
eligible for the 30 hour offer. For more information please call us or as above
go to the "early years and childcare" webpage at northampton.gov.uk or
the childcare choices website.