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If you are a parent/guardian who:

• holds a medical card or GP visit card;
• is on low income;
• is in school;
• in further education;
• job training;
• or in receipt of a social welfare payment,

then you may be eligible for assistance with your childcare costs under the following programmes:

Community Childcare Subvention (CCS) Programme

The Community Childcare Subvention (CCS) scheme subents community not-for -profit childcare services, to enable them to charge reduced childcare fees to parents.

For further information about the CCS programme click here to go to the DCYA website.

Please click here for the Information and Frequently Asked Questions document for the DCYA programmes 2017/2018.

Community Childcare Subvention (CCS) Private Programme

The CCS programme is now open to Private childcare services. 

Please see the following link to the More Affordable Childcare website which will indicate what subsidy you may be entitled to: http://affordablechildcare.ie/am-i-eligible-for-assistance-with-my-childcare-costs/

For futher information please call us on 091-752039 or mail@galwaychildcare.com

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