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Free childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds

11 September 2020 (by admin)

Platt Bridge Community School offers free* early education places u for eligible 2 year olds and for all 3 and 4 year olds,

Platt Bridge Community School offers free* early education places up to 15 hours per week for eligible 2 year olds and for all 3 and 4 year olds, from the term after their third birthday.

Eligible 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 30 hours free childcare per week.

How to check if you are eligible and how to access a place:

  1. Check if you are eligible for a funded 3 and 4 year old 30 hour place on the Childcare Choices website (external link). If you are eligible you will be given a unique eligibility code.

When your child can start childcare
If your Child's 2nd birthday falls between     He/She will be entitled to a free place from

1  January - 31 March

April

1  April - 31 August

September

1  September - 31 December

January

To secure your child/s nursery place or if you have any queries or need help finding a childcare place please contact us by calling 01942 487999