Funded Childcare

Little Learners Day Care - Free Child Care

Funded Child Care
We offer a range of sessions for all your childcare needs at Little Learners Day Care, although competitively priced within the local childcare market there are also many local funding initiatives that may support your family costs.

15 hours universal funding three and four year olds.
• All families are entitled to the Early Education Funding once your child reaches the age of three, this is available the term after your child’s 3rd birthday, the funding is 15 hours per week for 38 weeks per year. The funding hours are not all year round.
• During the school holidays you will be required to pay for a minimum of 2 sessions per week, this payment can be spread over the year.
• We offer a limited amount of funded only places; these sessions are subject to availability.
• Once your child is entitled to the universal funding you will need to fill in a Parental declaration form

30 hours Funding three and four year olds
Depending on your financial income you may be entitled to an additional 15 hours funded childcare, this is on top of the 15 universal hours, the criteria can be found on childcare choices website. You will be entitled to 30 hours funded childcare per week for 38 weeks of the year, this is term time only and not all year round.
Little Learners offers this funding stretched only you will be entitled to 22 hours per week for 51 weeks of the year, the sessions we offer is over three days. Two days at 8.30am-4.00pm and one day 9.00am-4.00pm. Any additional hours will be charged by our hourly rate.
Once you are entitled to the additional 15 hours, we require your national insurance number and the eleven digit funded code.
Apply Here: https://www.gov.uk/30-hours-free-childcare?utm_source=childcarechoices&utm_medium=microsite 

2 year old funding.
Once your child reaches the age of two you maybe eligible for funding, the funding is 15 hours per week, the funding is for 38 weeks of the year, it is not all year round.
• During the school holidays you will be required to pay for a minimum of 2 sessions per week, this payment can be spread over the year.
• We offer a limited amount of funded only places; these sessions are subject to availability.
• Once your child is entitled to the 2-year funding you will need to fill in a Parental declaration form
• Once you are entitled to the 2-year funding you are given an eligibility code, which you must pass onto us we also require a copy of the confirmation email.
The criteria for two year old funding can be found at the following link - https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs/free-childcare-2-year-olds
Apply Here: https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/ext/early-years-and-childcare/help-with-childcare-costs/early-education-funding-for-2-year-olds

For all funding we require your child’s birth certificate and proof parents address.

Please note: Whilst we endeavour to meet the funding requirements of all families, all sessions are subject to availability.

Tax Funded Childcare
Tax funded childcare is for working families, including the self-employed, in the UK With children under 12 (or under 17 if disabled). For every £8 you pay in, the government will add an extra £2, up to £2,000 per child per year. This will then be paid directly to the nursery account to contribute towards your monthly bill.
Apply Here  https://www.gov.uk/tax-free-childcare?utm_source=childcarechoices&utm_medium=microsite

Payment Vouchers
Little Learners are registered with many of the childcare voucher companies and tax funded childcare, please see a member of the tribe who will be happy to give you further information.

Fee Information.
• During bank holidays and Christmas when little learners is closed, we do not charge any fees
• We accept all childcare vouchers
• Fees are payable weekly or monthly via Card Payment or Standing Order
• Fees paid monthly are due within five days of your monthly invoice or on the first day your child attends for weekly payments
• All fees are still payable if your child ill or on holiday
• All fees are paid in advance
• A two week refundable deposit is required to secure your child's place, this is refunded when your child leaves little learners.
• Fees are reviewed annually
• Cows milk, snacks, nappy's and wipes are included in your fees.
• We do not allow you to swap your sessions or days
• For further information please refer to our terms and conditions

Little Learners Day Care Ltd
Funded Details
Funded Hours

Session Times

 

15 hours

8.30am-4.00pm x 2 days  

15 hours (Funded only children )

9.00am-12.00pm or 1.00pm-4.00pm  
22 hours 8.30am-4.00pm x 2 days & 9.00am-4.00pm x 1 day  

Little Learners Day Care

Park Lodge
28, Clarkes Road
Fratton
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO1 5PR

Telephone : 023 9275 6104 
Email : info@littlelearnersdaycare.co.uk
Company Number : 06182492

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