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#childcare crisis

# childcare-crisis - This year 2022

Opinion: The new childcare ‘Core Funding’ is positive news but more is needed in the budget
# Childcare Sector
# Childcare Sector

Opinion: The new childcare ‘Core Funding’ is positive news but more is needed in the budget

Updated Sep 22nd 2022, 9:30 AM 12,463 Views 7 Comments

Regina Bushell of Seas Suas childcare group says recent changes are to be welcomed, but Budget 2023 must not forget the sector.

# childcare-crisis - All time

Explainer: Why are hundreds of creche owners worried about having to close?
# Insurance
# Insurance

Explainer: Why are hundreds of creche owners worried about having to close?

Dec 19th 2019, 3:42 PM 13,799 Views 0 Comments

Childcare providers have warned of a crisis as the cost of insurance increases.

Minister approves one-off extra payment of €1,500 to childcare providers to help with extra insurance costs
# Childcare Crisis
# Childcare Crisis

Minister approves one-off extra payment of €1,500 to childcare providers to help with extra insurance costs

Updated Dec 18th 2019, 5:00 PM 36,249 Views 105 Comments

The Federation of Early Childcare Providers says some creches are seeing insurance quotes that are double that of last year.