Extended Entitlement - 30 Hours Free Childcare
All 3 and 4 year olds are already entitled to up to 15 hours of free early education per week over no fewer than 38 weeks per year (equivalent to 570 hours per year) ,and the Government is committed to providing a further 15 hours to 3 and 4 year olds from eligible working families from September 2017.
From September 2017, Rainbow Nursery will only initially be offering 3 places for 3 and 4 year olds who are currently either attending the nursery for 4 days or full time, and who meet the following national criteria in order to be eligible for 30 hours free childcare:
How to apply:
You can apply for the 15 additional hours by visiting: https://childcare-support.tax.service.gov.uk/
or by contacting the helpline on 0300 123 4097.