The Early Years Service Profile 2017/2018 is now LIVE on the PIP portal
Childcare providers urged to take part in Costs Review
Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs
Dr Katherine Zappone TD
PIP Announcement 22-03-2018
Additional Information on Capital Grant Applications
Minister Zappone announces change in recruitment policy for future Tusla Early Years Inspectors
Opening Statement by Minister Dr Katherine Zappone
Meeting of Joint Oireachtas Committee on Children and Youth Affairs
Capital Grants 2018 Information
Compliance Announcement 2017/2018
Healthy Ireland Smart Start Health Programme for Preschool Services
€3.5m Programme Support Payment announced for Early Years services who sign up to the More Affordable Childcare measures from September 2017
Midlands Area Parenting Partnership are delivering Free 2 hour Triple P Positive Parenting Workshops on a range of topics from Dealing with Disobedience, Managing Fighting and Aggression, and Developing Good Bedtime Routines for parents of children aged 10 years and younger.
Information and Practical Session for NEW practitioners on how the Quality Framework (Siolta and Aistear) links to the Regulations’
Public Meeting re. Playgrounds
AIM Level 1 – Inclusion Coordinator (LINC)
The Department of Children & Youth Affairs (DCYA) will re-open the Learner Fund Bursary (announced early 2017) to Early Years practitioners who have completed a major award in Early Childhood Care and Education at Level 7, Level 8, or Level 9 qualification on the National Framework of Qualifications since the inception of the Learner Fund (2013).
Date announced by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs for the commencement of all remaining provisions of the Children First Act 2015
What childcare funding programme are eligible for?
How to guide for CCSP eligibility 2017/18