Government funding for 3 and 4 year olds.
Free Entitlement (Funded) Hours for 3 & 4 Year Olds
All three and four year olds are entitled to the Universal 15 hours funded hours per week, there is also the Extended 30 hours available if the parent earns or expects to earn the equivalent to 16 hours (£120) at National Miniumum or living wage a week and earn less than £100,000. This funding only covers 38 weeks of the year, so the child will not be funded to attend during the school holidays.
If a parents wishes to claim their funding over the whole year, we offer "the stretched offer" which allows parents to access 11hours (universal funding) or 22 hours (extended) a week across 51 weeks of the year.
Parents who want to find out if they are eligable for the exteded funding, or are looking to access this need to produce thier eligibilty code, this can be applied for at: 3 and 4 year old funding