15 Hours Funding
Children aged 3 and over benefit from Nursery Education Funding the term after their 3rd birthday. This applies until they reach compulsory school age (the term following their fifth birthday). Children are entitled to 15 hours of free nursery education for 38 weeks of the year.
Some 2-year-olds can also receive 15 hours of free nursery education for 38 weeks of the year. Please speak to a member of management to discuss whether your 2 year old is entitled to 15 hours free education.
At Hummingbirds Nursery we offer the new 30 hours Government entitlement for eligible families. If you are eligible, you will be entitled to 30 hours of free nursery education for 38 weeks of the year from the term following your child’s 3rd birthday.
You can find out if your eligible for 30 hours funding by visiting Childcare Choices
For information of childcare costs please contact us and speak to a member of management.
To enrol your child, or to find out more, please call us and speak to a member of management to book in a visit.
Please bring with you the following to register your child:
Birth Certificate or Passport
Proof of address
Proof of benefits/tax credits (if you are accessing 15 hours free education for 2 year old)
Parent/s National Insurance numbers